Emmy Awards 2013

Themed Cocktails to Shake Up Your Awards Party

We challenged six bartenders to create a cocktail themed to a best comedy contender. The witty recipes are simple enough to make at home without missing a minute of the awards


Get the recipe!: Veep's The Crown Jewel
This ginger martini comes from The 13th Floor at the historic Belvedere Hotel in Baltimore, a filming site for several scenes of the HBO series. The bar's inspiration? "The cocktail has some striking similarities to the dry comedy – it starts out sweet, and finishes a little bitter."