And the actress tells you what to drink with them.
By Emily Zemler on December 10, 2014
“I actually don’t have a lot of time to watch television,” Aisha Tyler tells us. “I get around a single recreational hour a night, and that hour is precious to me, like clean toilet paper in the apocalypse.” Because of this, the actress and comedian—who stars on FX’s animated Archer and the improv show Whose Line Is It Anyway? and hosts the award-winning podcast Girl on Guy—has to be efficient. “If I’ve only got an hour to relax, I’ve got to commit fully, and that is why a cocktail can come in very handy,” she says. “Your favorite show with your favorite alcoholic beverage—a drink in one hand and the remote in the other—is literally the relaxing version of two-fisting.” So we asked Tyler to determine the 10 best TV shows of the year (in no particular order) and what she prefers to drink while watching each of them. For her, the perfect drink is important (“It is far better to have one perfect cocktail than 11 shitty light beers”).