Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come.
Today: How to make cocktails for a crowd.
Nothing kills the mood and momentum when hosting a party quite like having to play bartender all night. You've probably made the food ahead of time, so why not the cocktails? Follow these links to have big batches of drinks at the ready -- so all you'll have to worry about is socializing with your guests.
- Big batch cocktails 101. (Serious Eats.)
- 10 simple syrups to liven up your cocktails. (The Kitchn.)
- And for good measure, here are 7 more delicious large-format drinks. (Saveur.)
Cocktail whisperers -- share your secrets in the comments!