Five Cocktails That Aren't Just For Men

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[Editor's Note: If there's one thing I know, it's that women shouldn't fear a cocktail with a boozy bite to it. Some might call these cocktails "manly," but I truly believe a delicious cocktail transcends gender roles. Afraid to try a classic cocktail more traditionally chosen by men? Check out Food Blogga's primer on five drinks worth a sip. --Genie]

5 Manly Cocktails Women Should Be Drinking

A few months ago I was at a bar where the hip, mustachioed bartenders were touting their selection of superlative old-school cocktails. So I ordered a Manhattan. My husband turned to me and said, “You know a Manhattan is a guy’s drink, right?” “No, man, that’s fine,” the bartender interrupted. “You’ve got a woman who knows what she wants.”


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