The Best New Summer Cocktails in NYC

By Time Out New York June 20, 2017 PDF Article Original Article Press
The Best New Summer Cocktails in NYC

These latest and greatest warm-weather cocktails will snap you into a sunny mood in no time.

Coconut at Sugar East

Let’s face it: It’s not really summer until you’re drinking the strong stuff out of a coconut. And that Instagram-worthy drink should be this elixir at Upper East Side subterranean speakeasy Sugar East. A slowly burning cinnamon stick juts out of the fruit, emitting an earthy scent that complements the sweet mix of light and dark Havana Club rums, absinthe, fernet, and coconut and lime juices. It’s an intoxicating mix that’s somehow worth its nearly $20 price tag.

1125 First Ave (212-832-4610, $18.