If the ball drop is the visual symbol of New Year's Eve, then the pop of the Champagne cork is the sound. And while you could toast a fizzy flute's worth of the stuff this December 31, why stop there? Champagne cocktails showcase the many personalities of the effervescent crowd-pleaser while also revealing the individual style and prowess of their creators. Though the classic — Champagne, sugar cube, bitters, and lemon — has some serious legs, barkeeps around the city aren't shying away from shaking, muddling, and stirring up dazzling riffs. Here, we present one more countdown worth celebrating: the 10 best Champagne... More >>>