The Best Bars for Classic Cocktails


By OUTTraveler Editors

Get out of the gay bar and into a cocktail den to learn how to really handle your liquor.

New Orleanians lay claim to inventing the first cocktail in the 1830s, the Sazerac, and while debates range on the city's best, the pleasantly fusty Napolean House in the French Quarter mixes up a mean one.