Art of Mixology

Inexpensive Red Wines That Taste Like A Thousand Bucks

Inexpensive Red Wines That Taste Like A Thousand Bucks

The benefits of drinking red wine in moderation have been well documented, and continue to be researched. Improvements in memory, muscle strength, and the cardiovascular system are just a few of the perks that come with enjoying the occasional glass of Merlot or Cabernet, but for those on a limited budget, red wine can be a luxury item. If you don’t have an endless stream of money to throw into the Pinot fund, the line between gas station wine and an affordable, quality bottle of red is one that must be toed with care. Here is our list of red...

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You’ve Been Making These 3 Drinks All Wrong for So Long

You’ve Been Making These 3 Drinks All Wrong for So Long

You don’t have to be a professional bartender to learn the secrets of mixology. Being proficient in the art of drink-making can make you the ideal host and the glue for social get-togethers. Life is too short to waste alcohol on drinks that make your guests gag, and we are here to remedy some commonly made errors when it comes to pouring top-shelf libations. 1. The Manhattan When it comes to making a proper Manhattan, looking up and memorizing the ingredients is easy enough. There are, however, some nuances to this classic drink that many bartenders don’t know. Do's The...

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10 Manly Beers You Gotta Try at Your Nearby Bar Today | Advanced Mixology

10 Manly Beers You Gotta Try at Your Nearby Bar Today | Advanced Mixology

Are you the kind of person that kicks open the saloon door and yells “Barkeep do your worst!” or has a collection of Whiskey and Scotch that would John Wayne blush? Do you enjoy chopping wood, wrestling alligators, and hunting bobcats with nothing but a knife and a loincloth? You might just be man enough to handle these drinks. 1. Bruichladdich X4+3 Single Malt Scotch Whiskey According to Bruichladdich, “One sip and you live forever; two sips and you go blind; three sips and you expire on the spot.” This Single Malt Scotch Whiskey is quadruple-distilled and pours out of...

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7 Unconventional Liquors For Your Home Bar

7 Unconventional Liquors For Your Home Bar

Those that regularly host dinner parties or entertain guests often find themselves playing the role of bartender. Every great bartender or amateur mixologist has a great selection of liquor to mix into their signature cocktails. Here are 7 unique selections that are sure to spark some lively discussion! Pizza Beer Yes, you heard it. Pizza Beer is a beer that tastes exactly like it sounds! Back in 2006, Tom and Athena Seefurth decided to come up with a beer that would pair well with pizza. The beer has been wildly successful and contains a creative mix of oregano, tomato, basil,...

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