10 New Holiday Cocktails Based on ClassicsBy Lindsay Silberman | November 22, 2013 By Lindsay Silberman | November 22, 2013
Tradition dictates that year after year we’ll return to the same festive cocktails during the holidays. But if the notion of eggnog and mulled wine doesn’t exactly have your mouth watering, why not mix things up a bit this season? For inspiration, we turned to ten of the country’s top bartenders. These cocktail creators aren’t ditching tradition completely - they’re simply augmenting and revamping classic holiday favorites by introducing a new technique or an unexpected ingredient. Here, renowned cocktailians from South Carolina to South Beach share the kicked-up versions of their favorite holiday-inspired cocktails.