How to Reduce Hangover Symptoms

How to Reduce Hangover Symptoms

There is nothing worse than waking up after a night of drinking to discover you have the dreaded hangover. Hangovers come in many forms and intensities, but they all share several common elements: Nausea, headaches, and fatigue. Much folklore surrounds the dreaded...

How to Make Sangria at Home

How to Make Sangria at Home

During the warm spring and summer months, few drinks are as refreshing as fresh fruit sangria. Delicious seasonal fruit flavors mingle with rich red wine to form a beverage that is perfect for nearly every occasion. Bartenders in Europe and the Americas have perfected...

What is a “Dry Shake” Cocktail?

What is a “Dry Shake” Cocktail?

In the world of the professional bartender or mixologist in the bartending industry, there are many techniques to learn to produce the perfect cocktail for your guests. One of these is the practice known as "dry shaking cocktails". What is dry shaking, and how can it...

Why We Don’t Batch Cocktails

Why We Don’t Batch Cocktails

Nothing beats a freshly prepared cocktail, whether you're unwinding at the end of the day or celebrating something special. Cocktails come in literally thousands of varieties, each with its own unique combinations of flavors and spirits. Some of these cocktails lend...

Creating Coffee Cocktails

Creating Coffee Cocktails

“Cocktails spiked with coffee” have been a staple for decades. The classic Irish Coffee has been a morning ‘go-to’ drink for decades, kickstarting the day with a dose of caffeine. Coffee-infused cocktails are great choices for getting a party started or to keep going...