Cocktails tend to burst with lots of sweet fruits, florals, and frothy ingredients this time of year. But those thirsty for a new flavor profile are in luck, with more D.C. bartenders showcasing the savory side of cocktails this summer. There’s also an evident uptick in pickleback shots, which can act as quick antidotes to this steamy summer heat (pickle juice contains natural electrolytes via sodium, potassium, and magnesium).
Here are 13 salty, brine-centric alternatives to the typical summer cocktail. For well-made martinis around town, go here.Read More