VIDEO: Beating the Heat with Cocktails

How New York City's Flatiron District chefs cool down (with booze, of course)
Chef's Favorite Cocktails for Beating the Heat

Chefs like Missy Robbins and Angela Pinkerton give their tips for summer drinks

The Fifth Circle cocktail, now served at Maialino.

Is it a scorcher this weekend? Take a hint from New York City's Flatiron chefs and beat the heat with their favorite tool: drinks, of course. From mojitos and vodka lemonades to even a spicy mezcal, there are endless amount of drinks and cocktails to quench your thirst. The Daily Meal's Ali Rosen asked chefs for their hot-weather secrets. Our favorite: vodka, Campari, tonic, and citrus, a drink recipe made by Danny Meyer's father. We'll cheers to that.