You don't need whiskey for an Old-Fashioned, or vodka for a Cosmo

COMFORT is often sought in the familiar: sitcom reruns, well-worn books, family recipes, even an old relationship. Just as something from our past can act as a balm when the future feels uncertain, so, too, can a classic cocktail.

The drink that's a party all on its own

THE reasons we drink may vary, whether it's to connect, to forget, to end a workday or to open an evening.