John's Hibiscus Margarita
"You can buy hibiscus syrup online or make some. Brew strong hibiscus tea, then heat 4 ounces in a saucepan with 4 ounces of sugar. Stir until dissolved." -John
"This martini has got umami—and lots of it. It will chill you out, warm you up, and satisfy you with a little snack.” —John
Southern Sparkling Punch
Pro tip: Rinse your glass with sweet vermouth before pouring in the drink to add another layer of flavor to the finished cocktail.
John's Cocktail: Harvest Moon
"Rachael loves the song 'Harvest Moon' by Neil Young. Hopefully she'll love this cocktail just as much." –John Cusimano
This refreshing drink, which gets its tang from passion fruit juice and lemon juice, comes from John Benevides, the bar manager at SRV in Boston.