Hotel bars can be timeless places to bask in luxury. Our current favorite is the reinvention of the XO Bar in the InterContinental Buckhead, which switched from specializing in cognacs to reveling in more than seventy bourbons.
Drink This: A dewy copper mug filled with a mint julep made with Woodford Reserve bourbon.
3315 Peachtree Road, southernart.com/bourbon_bar
This listing originally appeared in our June 2012 issue.