The Hanky Panky cocktail at Amelia Shaw, Melbourne.
Cocktails have undergone a transformation of late. From cartoonish, creamy abominations sweet enough to send you into a sugar coma, to good-time, high-style refreshments for grown-ups.
It's all thanks to a grab-bag of factors, from hit TV shows Mad Men and Boardwalk Empire, to a thirst for (and a boom in) artisan-distilled booze and a generation of bartenders intent on lifting the profession's game.
From the classic Tommy's margarita to the beer cocktail michelada, here's our latest recipes and features.