If you ever had a Margarita, Cosmopolitan, or a Long Island Ice Tea, very likely Cointreau was part of your drink. The popular French Liqueur is one of the most-used cocktail ingredients and is mandatory in every home bar.
Maraschino is a Liqueur made of Marasca cherries from the Croatian coast. And it is an elementary ingredient for many classic cocktails.
The summer season is more and more becoming Lillet Blanc season. The French fortified wine is the main element in many new summer cocktails. But why has it become so popular? Lillet is around for quite some time already, but it