New Canaan Touted As Prime Spot For 'Mad Men' Fans

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Elm Restaurant in New Canaan offers a drink called "Lucky Strike" based on "Mad Men." Photo Credit: File Photo

NEW CANAAN, Conn. — Do you want to live like Don Draper and the rest of the character’s of Mad Men? A recent article in Travel & Leisure says New Canaan is the place to be to do just that.

The town has many mid-century modern homes, including Phillip Johnson’s Glass House, the report said.

You can also visit the Elm Restaurant and drink a “Lucky Strike” cocktail inspired by the old-fashioned that the show’s main character Don Draper drinks, the report said. The cocktail has cherry-wood smoked bourbon, cherry bitters, sherry and ash, the report said.

Mad Men, currently in its sixth season, takes place in 1960s New York and follows the lives of several competitive, aggressive people in an advertising firm on Madison Avenue. The show stars Jon Hamm and Elizabeth Moss and has won four Golden Globe Awards.

For more on Mad Men tune in to AMC on Sunday nights or visit its website here.

Read the full Travel & Leisure story here.

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