There’s a lot of U.S. history they don’t teach you in school. Here’s the true story of what led to our early infatuation with the cocktail.
Ted Haigh, a.k.a. Dr. Cocktail, is a graphic designer in the movie industry. He's been researching cocktails since the ’80s, co-curates CocktailDB.com, and is designer of The Museum of the American Cocktail in New Orleans.