Best Craft Cocktails

The Finest Craft Cocktail Recipes from Bars Across America

Crafted cocktails are all the rage now. Fresh produce is making its way from farmers markets into specialty artisanal cocktails in bars across the U.S. The hand-crafted cocktail movement involves the use of fresh ingredients, homemade mixers and premium liquors, as well as proper ice. Yes, they may be more work, but the end result of a fresh and flavorful libation certainly justifies the means.

We've compiled GAYOT's list of Top 10 Cocktails handcrafted at some of the best bars nationwide by top mixologists. If you want to try to make them at home, we've also included the cocktail recipes, too. So, even if you don't live near these cities, you can still try your hand at mixing these top craft cocktails. 

For more cocktail recipes to mix at home, give one of these classic cocktails a try. And be sure to peruse our Complete Guide to Spirits for a detailed look at the best liquors available.