Art of Mixology

You’ve Been Making These Drinks All Wrong

You’ve Been Making These Drinks All Wrong

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.   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. To begin,...

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Ditch the Vodka: The Moscow Mule with a New Kick

Ditch the Vodka: The Moscow Mule with a New Kick

The Moscow Mule has become one of the trendiest and most important drinks in a bartender’s repertoire, and for good reason. The cool, refreshing taste, combined with the sensations of the copper mug, make it the perfect drink to loosen up a warm summer day. The versatile cocktail is traditionally made with two parts vodka, five parts ginger beer, and a splash of fresh lime juice. As is the case with many popular drinks, different renditions have emerged, many of them arguably superior to the original recipe. So, break out your copper mugs, find a ginger beer with a nice...

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6 Drinks That You Aren’t Man Enough to Drink

6 Drinks That You Aren’t Man Enough to Drink

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.     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...

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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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