Art of Mixology

Legend of The Moscow Mules, A variation worth Trying

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Legend of The Moscow Mules, A variation worth Trying

A cocktail is much more than a vehicle for alcohol. The true pleasure of drinking comes from the act of bringing people together. Strangers become friends, lovers meet and, occasionally, enemies spar. But all come together in pursuit of one thing: a fine beverage in convivial spirit. You’re sure to have seen the iconic copper mugs wet with condensation, indicating the deliciousness inside. Enjoying a Moscow Mule is an American pastime and the rose gold cup is as much a part of the story as the cocktail itself. But where did it all begin? The legend of the Moscow Mule...

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Sweet and Sour Cocktail Recipes

Isn't it amazing how two extremely different things, when combined together makes something really exciting? Just like how the sweet flavors mixed with sour can produce excellent drinks that we can all enjoy.  Here, try these recipes and let it play with your palates, the sweet and sour cocktails!  1. Sweet & Sour Margarita  Ingredients : water sugar 2tbsp tequila  a Tablespoon of orange liqueur  a Tablespoon of Key lime juice   ¼ lime juice  ½ tsp agave  orange and lime wedge for garnish Preparation: Rim the glass with water and sugar.  In a shaker, put all ingredients and shake properly. ...

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What are Bitters, Why and How to Use Them? | Advanced Mixology

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What are Bitters, Why and How to Use Them? | Advanced Mixology

You might have noticed that these little magic potion bottles are essentials in many favorites, from Manhattans to Planter’s Punch. When you get the craving to mix up one of these gems you might look up an ingredient list only to find that this is the one ingredient you don’t have. Well, it’s time to make a stop at the liquor store. By the time we’re done with this post, you’ll be an expert on why bitters make drinking oh so sweet. Bitters are made up of a concentrated mix of alcohol, sour, or bitter botanical ingredients. They can come...

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Scotch Old Fashioned Recipe

Scotch Old Fashioned Recipe

Another simple cocktail that has packed of flavors. Scotch old fashioned, with a little sweet taste from oranges and cherries together with a kick of bitterness of Scotch, blends well with a bit of sugar, creates a wonderful lay-back drink that you will surely love.  Make one for yourself and experience a blast of flavors in every sip.  Did you know? Louisville's official drink is old fashioned!Share this trivia! Scotch Old Fashioned Ingredients: 30ml Johnnie walker red label  Few drops of angostura bitters  sugar cubes  oranges  maraschino cherry   Scotch Old Fashioned Preparation: In a rocks glass, put sugar and biters,...

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Whiskey Sour Apple Shots

With the sweet to sour taste with a tart bite at the end, Washington apples are excellent in scrumptious meals and tasty desserts, as well as in cocktails like Washington apple shots!  Sweet and tart apples added to the bitter taste of whiskey  and a sour kick from lemon lime soda can make every meal exciting.  Did you know? "Pomology" is the study of growing of apples.Share this trivia! Whiskey Sour Apple Shot Ingredients : 10ml Sour apple pucker   10ml Whiskey 10ml Cranberry juice   Lemon lime soda  Whiskey Sour Apple Shot Preparation : In a shaker, put whiskey, sour...

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