Art of Mixology

Revive an Age-Old Ingredient: 3 Brilliant Ways To Make Oleo Saccharum

Revive an Age-Old Ingredient: 3 Brilliant Ways To Make Oleo Saccharum

Oleo saccharum is fairly easy to make and if done properly, would make any old or new drink significantly better. You can create this traditional cocktail ingredient by combining sugar and citrus peels in a bowl, setting it aside for hours, then straining it into a jar. But there are other innovative ways of doing this. As good as the classic cocktails are, mixologists and bartenders still strive to make contemporary concoctions. Sometimes, the resurgence of a particular element is just what’s needed to round out the newly developed drinks. If you aspire to create a unique signature drink, then...

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26 Best Bourbon Glasses: Buying Guide and Reviews

26 Best Bourbon Glasses: Buying Guide and Reviews

If you are to choose your bourbon glass, what would it be? Are you the type who wants the practical glass or something that will immediately catch your guests’ attention? Are you more of a classic or eccentric? Or would you rather go for individual glasses or sets? Whatever you choose, we have something for you. Carefully curated to help narrow your choices, we also took into consideration the fact that you want something that will truly satisfy your needs. Buying Guide However, before you commit to design and looks, here are a few tips you may want to check...

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How To Make DIY Spiced Rum & Why It’s Better Than Buying

How To Make DIY Spiced Rum & Why It’s Better Than Buying

Once considered the pariah of the rum circle, spiced rum has been regaining popularity in the past few years, so we’re pretty sure it hasn’t slipped by you unnoticed. It’s adding various spices such as cinnamon, ginger, and allspice to your regular rum. The taste is dreamily spiced, thanks to the cinnamon, and with strong hints of caramel-like sweetness. There’s a staggering number of spiced rum brands out there and you won’t have a hard time finding one in your favorite bar or local liquor store. But today, we’re going to teach you how to make spiced rum at home...

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Are Growlers Worth The Money? Your Favorite Beer on the Go

Are Growlers Worth The Money? Your Favorite Beer on the Go

Yes, beer growlers are worth it. If you enjoy taking booze from your cup and getting some added benefits at a lower price, beer growlers are the way to go. If you’re still not sold, this post will prove that it lives up to the hype and enumerates all the reasons why you need one. For those who aren’t familiar with this container, a growler is an airtight jug with a handle made to transport beer from breweries, bars, and brewpubs. It allows you to take beer for some time without an outright reduction in the beer’s quality. Advantages of...

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Vodka Mixers Master List: Every Drink That Perfectly Pairs With Vodka

Vodka Mixers Master List: Every Drink That Perfectly Pairs With Vodka

Now, more Americans are drinking vodka (Yes, even more than beer and wine) and it has become the country’s largest spirit category by volume. What to mix with vodka? There’s a lot of vodka mixers to choose from that suit any taste preference, but not all of them are a perfect match. In this post, we’ve narrowed down the drinks that flawlessly blend with this favorite Russian spirit. Seltzer, Club Soda, or Sparkling Water We know what you’re wondering and the answer is yes — they’re basically the same thing. Seltzer is made by carbonating plain water with carbon dioxide,...

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