How much is too much to spend on a cocktail? These days many New Yorkers think nothing of spending upwards of $15 on a drink (an average cost), but that price is slowly creeping up and it seems like the days of $20 cocktails aren’t that far off. A number of places have already crossed that threshold – and then some. But are more expensive drinks worth the dough? In the name of investigative journalism we banished our blue jeans, put on our finest duds and set out to test the city’s eight most expensive cocktails (while dropping $300 in the process). Read on to find out which drinks were worth their hefty price tags.