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Clair McLafferty

Clair is a freelance writer and bartender-at-large in Birmingham, Ala. When she's not writing, Clair is usually nerding out on trashy science-fiction or researching cocktail history. Her other writing and rambling is usually posted on Twitter @see_clair_write and at clairmclafferty.com.

7 Burning Questions About Whiskey, Answered
What's the Right Way to Make a Sazerac?
What’s the Right Way to Make a Milk Punch?
What’s the Right Way to Make a Jack Rose?
What’s the Right Way to Make a Caipirinha?
The History of Rum In 4 Drinks
What's the Right Way to Make a Sex on the Beach?
How Aging Affects Whiskey, Beer, and Wine
Make a Mint Julep Using Henry Clay's Original Recipe
What's the Right Way to Make a Mojito?
What’s the Right Way to Make a Ramos Gin Fizz?
6 Weird Alcohol Laws From Around the Country
25 Things You Should Know About Birmingham, Alabama
How 5 Whiskey Brands Got Their Names
What's the Right Way to Make a Cosmopolitan?
What’s The Best Way To Make A White Russian?
When You Needed a Prescription for Alcohol
10 Apps for Smarter Drinking
How to Stock Your Bar for 4 Different Scenarios—for Under $150
6 Foolproof Ways to Make Cheap Booze Taste Better
What's the Right Way to Make an Irish Coffee?
9 Classic Cocktails to Know (and Order) to Sound Like an Adult
4 Things You Should Know About Gin
What's the Right Way to Make a Ward 8?
What's Up With Smoky Cocktails?
7 Holiday Cocktails From Around the World
What's the Right Way to Make a French 75?
A Brief History of Moonshine
11 Brilliant Gifts for the Cocktail Enthusiast in Your Life
What’s the Right Way To Make A Hot Toddy?
Using Apple Booze to Make Delicious Cold-Weather Cocktails
What's the Right Way to Make a Blood & Sand Cocktail?
5 Pressing Booze Questions, Answered
What's the Right Way to Make a Margarita?
5 Home Bar Hacks for Your Next Cocktail Party
Mix Cocktails Like MacGyver With Scavenged Ingredients
What’s The Right Way To Make A Tom Collins?
Answering Some Burning, Headache-Inducing Questions About Hangovers
What's the Right Way to Make a Whiskey Sour?
Use the Bartender's Golden Ratio to Master Dozens of Drinks
What’s The Right Way To Make A Bloody Mary?
The Lengths Vodka Marketing Has Gone to Make the Spirit Mainstream
What's the Right Way to Make a Manhattan?
The Names and Origins of 4 Tools You See Behind the Bar
What's the Right Way to Make a Daiquiri?
What Is the Right Way to Make a Martini?
5 Budget Whiskeys to Buy Dad (And Recipes to Make Them Taste Great)
How to Use Low-Proof Spirits to Make Perfect Summer Cocktails
What’s the Right Way to Make a Negroni?
Using Simple Math for a Great Summer Party Cocktail Hack
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