Staff Picks: Our Go-To Drinks


It's always fun to try new drinks, but most of us have a go-to, a drink that we order while we're looking over the cocktail menu, a drink that we mix at home in an after-work fog, a drink that just hits the spot wherever we are. For some folks, it's a classic cocktail that you can trust almost any bartender to get right. For others, it's an ice-cold can of beer. Here's what the Serious Eats crew turns to when they're looking for something reliable.

What's your go-to drink? Do you have a standard order in a bar?

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