A girlfriend of one of our editors just summed up 2016 nicely in a text: THIS. YEAR.
We know what she meant.
So — considering you'll be breaking bread with people you love but don't necessarily agree with between now and next year — we don't blame you for needing a drink. Or seven.
And thus we present the Cocktail Quarterly, Vol. XIV, stocked with seven classy cocktails engineered for holiday imbibing.
Recipes below. And remember: if you can't identify the drunk uncle, you're probably him.