Freshly squeezed lime juice is one of the absolutely essential cocktail ingredients. But when you're just starting your (home) bartender career, perhaps you ask yourself whether you have to squeeze limes for every cocktail or if you can't just go
These days, there are countless Gins on the market, and there's a perfect fit for everyone. But alongside all those new and very inspiring creations, there are also some long-established brands. Two of them are Tanqueray Gin and Beefeater Gin. Both
Bitters play an essential role when it comes to cocktails. And there is one brand, in particular, that comes to your mind immediately: Angostura bitters. I bet you at least heard of it, and very likely, you already noticed them
The Manhattan is one of the cocktail classics. It's amongst the most iconic whiskey cocktails and also one of the oldest. The simple yet elegant mix of very few ingredients makes this drink tasty and easy to make at home.
If you're a bartender working in a cocktail bar, you have the luxury of being surrounded by numerous wonderful and fancy cocktail ingredients. On the contrary, if your look at your home bar, it is probably not stocked that well.
If you ask people about their favorite rum cocktail, the Daiquiri cocktail will most certainly be one of the top choices. The recipe is as simple as it is delicious. Only three ingredients make this cocktail one of the most
The classic Daiquiri is a beautiful and refreshing summer cocktail. And there is a Daiquiri variation that's even more famous on a hot summer day than the original cocktail. I'm talking about the Strawberry Daiquiri made of fresh and sweet
In the last 10 to 20 years, a cocktail bitters boom was mixing up the cocktail scene. In 2000 the only bitters you could find were Angostura bitters and Peychaud bitters. They both are still famous and probably among the
With more and more coffee Liqueurs flooding the market, I want to honor the one that started it all. Kahlúa Coffee Liqueur was the first coffee Liqueur on the market and is, without a doubt, the most famous one. More
Both invented in the 1800s, the Old Fashioned and Manhattan cocktails are two of the most iconic whiskey cocktails. And despite the names sounding very different, the Manhattan and Old Fashioned get mixed up quite often. Maybe that is because