Are you experiencing presidential election overload? If so, do this:
- Step away from your screens.
- Quickly chill a cocktail glass.
- Mix one of the cocktail recipes listed below.
- Down it.
You can't go wrong with whichever you recipe you choose — in this case, all of the candidates are winners. Unlike... no, no, no! I won't get into that discussion. (At least not until I've had a drink or two.)
A Refreshing Pomegranate Gin and Tonic
Just the right amount of sweetness to help erase the bitter aftertaste from the cutthroat debates.
A Straight Up Martini
With so many crazy accusations flying around during this campaign season, you just want things straight up. Enter this martini.
A Tom Collins Companion
Tom Collins sounds like a good running mate. For your mouth.
A Gin and Tonic Dream Team
Gin will never contradict his running mate, Tonic. These two are a team.
A Margarita Policy Maker
What's a margarita's policy on drinking? To get you drunk. Now that's something both parties can agree on.
An Old Fashioned for the Future
Choosing an old fashioned is a classic pick for a cocktail, but perhaps your choice for president is more modern. As in, electing the first woman president type of modern.
A Gimlet You Can Get Behind
There's no question of character here: a Gimlet is just plain good.
A Sidecar for Your Side-Eye
A sidecar is saucily sour. Because sometimes that's how you feel after reading Twitter, Facebook, the news...
A Caipirinha to Feel Carefree
For all the times you need to escape. Caipirinha, take me away.