Perhaps one of the most famous cocktails (or infamous cocktails, depending on how you look at it) in recent history, the Long Island Iced Tea is a real doozy in terms of alcohol content. This isn’t typically the kind of mixed drink we feature on our blog, but let’s be honest: This curious cocktail is […]
A common question we at A Bar Above see come up again and again is this: Can you substitute Grand Marnier for Cointreau? Are they interchangeable? The answers are yes and no. While Cointreau and Grand Marnier aren’t the same style of orange liqueur and therefore aren’t exactly interchangeable, you can still make substitutions […]
One of the most popular cocktails in the world, the Margarita is an absolute classic. Traditionally, when making just one single cocktail at a time, it’s a basic blend of tequila, simple syrup, fresh lime juice, and Cointreau orange liqueur mixed in a cocktail shaker with ice cubes. Pretty simple. We have several classic Margarita […]
We here at A Bar Above absolutely love Margaritas– I mean, they are one of the most popular cocktails of all time for a reason. Although we’ve done a lot of delicious Margarita recipes, we’ve surprisingly never published one for the Cadillac. Known for its golden color and boozy goodness, the Cadillac differs from […]
Sunday the 22nd is National Margarita Day – what better way to celebrate than the Classic Margarita?