Art of Mixology — How-To Guides

How Can You Tell If A Wine Glass is Crystal?

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How Can You Tell If A Wine Glass is Crystal?

Glassware plays a huge role in wine in terms of presentation and taste. Just as the list for drinks is very broad, so is the list for glassware. Even just in the wine section, there are still a lot of different types of glasses. Wine connoisseurs and wine enthusiasts also pay attention to the type of glass used in serving wine because it helps in enhancing the wine’s taste and looks. So, how can you know what material your wine glass is made of? Let’s find out.   Listen to this Blog How to Tell if a Wine Glass is Crystal?...

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6 Muddler Alternatives: What To Use When You Don’t Have A Muddler?

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6 Muddler Alternatives: What To Use When You Don’t Have A Muddler?

Lime, mint leaves, sugar, cocktail glass - everything is ready for your mojito. But you don’t have a muddler. What will you use? Whether you’re on a budget or simply want to experiment, here are cocktail muddler alternatives that you can easily find in your kitchen.  Listen to this Blog Muddler Alternatives  Making your go-to mojito without a muddler is not an issue if you have these items at home. Let’s find out how each one works. 1. Wooden Spoon A wooden spoon is probably the most available alternative at home for a muddler. Be sure it is well-cleaned without traces...

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How To Make The Most Of Citrus Fruits Using A Lime Squeezer

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How To Make The Most Of Citrus Fruits Using A Lime Squeezer

Lemons and limes are the most common citrus fruits that offer various uses in our household, from making refreshing lemonades and juices to cocktails, desserts, and pastries. They even go beyond the kitchen counter and can clean surfaces such as walls and tiles with stubborn stains.  However, citrus fruits can be tricky to work with if you do not have the right tools or know how to use a lime squeezer. We’ll walk you through the steps on how to adequately press your lemons and limes and get the most juice out of them. How Does a Lemon Squeezer Work?...

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What Is Wine Decanter: When And How To Use It?

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What Is Wine Decanter: When And How To Use It?

When you buy a bottle of wine, do you put it in the fridge or perhaps a cabinet or do you do something further like transferring it to another container? If you do the third thing, then you know that you’re decanting the wine. But, what exactly does this process do to the wine? Does it make a difference that people make the resources and time to buy a decanter and transfer an entire bottle of wine in it? Let’s find out, but first, let us have an overview on what a wine decanter is and the procedure called decantation. ...

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How To Hold A Wine Glass (Stem Or Stemless) And Other Etiquettes

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How To Hold A Wine Glass (Stem Or Stemless) And Other Etiquettes

Is there a right way of holding a wine glass? What are the basic etiquettes regarding wine? Here we will show you a few tips that are very easy to remember so you don't find yourself in an embarrassing situation next time you went to a party.

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