Best New Bars in the U.S.
When the conversation turns to cocktails, as it often does at Food & Wine, there's one person we listen to loud and clear: Jim Meehan. He's been called many things, including: Bartender of the Year; the bar manager at Manhattan's outstanding PDT; and Deputy Editor of the F&W Cocktail book series. Because this is one of the best times in memory to be drinking great cocktails, we asked Meehan to pick his favorite new spots in the country. Here, his picks.
This funky saloon next to Grüner Restaurant features a changing selection of small plates, punches and cocktails like Bicycles and Baskets (rye, Aperol, St-Germain elderflower liqueur and lemon). 1215 SW Adler St.