This gin-spiked sparkling lemonade, perfect for sweltering summer afternoons, is named after an early 19th-century hoax. Honest.
Erica Duecy is the founder of the cocktail blog Storied Sips and the author of a book by the same name, Storied Sips. She's also the deputy editor of Fodor's Travel website and the wine & spirits editor for the luxury alpine travel magazine SNOW. She serves as a judge for the James Beard Journalism Awards and holds an Advanced Certificate from the London-based Wine & Spirits Education Trust. Duecy has written for the New York Times and Food & Wine, among others, and often speaks about cocktail history at events, including Tales of the Cocktail and the Manhattan Cocktail Classic.