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3 Classic New Orleans Cocktails from Geoffrey Wilson of Barrelhouse

Although a search for Mardi Gras cocktails could lead you on a dark path of artificial ingredients and goofy garnishes, Geoffrey Wilson of Chandler's Barrelhouse is here to keep you from being led astray. While working with the legendary New Orleans bartender Chris McMillian, Wilson learned a fair amount about the history of each of the delicious craft drinks he makes. With an infectious level of passion and excitement for bartending and a love of Big Easy-style imbibing (although he is a New Jersey native), Wilson showed us three of the most classic and delicious drinks NOLA has to offer, along with one of his own creation.

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Heather Hoch is a music, food, and arts writer based in Tucson. She enjoys soup, scotch, Electric Light Orchestra, and walking her dog, Frodo.
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