Best of Boston

2012 Best Cocktail, Shots with a Twist

Brick & Mortar

When we want a stiff (and not-so-serious) drink, it’s tough to top the shots offered by Cambridge newcomer Brick & Mortar. There’s the daiquiri-inspired “D.T.O.,” the petite Jack and Coke dubbed the “Double Wide,” and the awesomely named daily special, “Crush on a Stripper.”

569 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, 617-491-5599,