Best Cocktails for a Nightcap

Always nice to have a drink with friends or after dinner. Why not make it fancy?
  1. 1.
    Old Fashioned
    Always my go to cocktail with folks or alone.
  2. 2.
    Gin & Tonic
    I met my wife drinking a few too many gin & tonics.
  3. 3.
    Penicillin
    Favorite old timey drink to make and drink. It's that extra special smokiness that really gives it a kick.
  4. 4.
    Moscow Mule
    It's refreshing and deceptively easy to drink.
  5. 5.
    Vodka Gimlet
    I don't like them too sweet though.
  6. 6.
    White Russian
    I won't lie... I started drinking these after I watched the Big Lebowski. But I continued drinking them because they're just danged good.
  7. 7.
    Mint Julep
    When I'm wearing a derby hat, am sporting a seersucker suit, or someone nearby is wearing a fascinator, you can usually find me drinking one of these.
  8. 8.
    Mulled Wine
    A holiday favorite or if I'm watching Game of Thrones.
  9. 9.
    Last of the Oaxacans
    A really nice Mezcal drink I happened upon one night — a play on the cocktail the "Last Word."
  10. 10.
    Piña Colada
    What can I say... I'm Puerto Rican.
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    Caipirinha
    It summer and you're on a beach... what do you do?
  12. 12.
    Tom Collins
    I started my drinking career here... I've never really come back.
  13. 13.
    Irish Coffee
    Less an evening thing than a morning thing, but hits the spot on a Sunday Funday.
  14. 14.
    Sidecar
    But it has to be done just right.
  15. 15.
    Dirty Martini
    This one's just for show.