Great Gifts for Bartenders: Updated for 2020

Great Gifts for Bartenders: Updated for 2020

This post may contain affiliate links. Check out this disclosure for more info. Thanks for your support! 2020 has been an especially difficult year for bartenders. If you have one on your gift list, hopefully this guide will provide some inspiration for ideas that can...
How to Make Crushed Ice

How to Make Crushed Ice

How to Make Crushed Ice at Home, or Wherever! You finally found a delicious recipe to make your favorite bar cocktail at home, but it’s served with crushed ice. Or maybe you’re having a backyard event and your signature cocktail uses crushed ice. Don’t have any? Don’t...
The Caipirinha

The Caipirinha

To make a true Caipirinha, you really need the right ingredients. But if you happen to have cachaça, you’re in for a treat! You’ll need to muddle lime wedges, so it’s also a great choice if you’re looking to get out some of that pent-up “Shelter in Place”...
Southside

Southside

Like most old cocktail recipes, this one’s origin is contested. Some say it came from the South Side district of Chicago and others claim it hails from the Southside Sportsmen’s Club on Long Island. Regardless, this cocktail was rumored to be Al Capone’s beverage of...
Skinny Mojito

Skinny Mojito

Last week we talked about cocktail recipes that are already “No Carb”, and made a delicious Whiskey Highball. This week we’re going to take our “no carb” experimentation to the next level and attempt omitting the sugar from some common...