Mastering the Dark ‘N Stormy (Recipe)

Mastering the Dark ‘N Stormy (Recipe)

It’s hard to imagine that a cocktail would create legal controversy, but that is exactly what the classic Dark and Stormy did. According to legend, the cocktail was first invented just after World War I, on the Caribbean island of Bermuda. Since then, a Bermudan...

The Mojito

The Mojito

A popular summertime cocktail favorite for generations, the humble Mojito has its origins in Cuba. The traditional drink is comprised of only five ingredients, yet these ingredients combine to tantalize the tastebuds, offering sweetness, sour notes, and a hint of...

Luxury Private Service

Luxury Private Service

Events the world over employ private bartending services to enhance the guest experience. Bartenders provide refreshments, service, and even entertainment at family gatherings such as wedding parties, corporate events, tastings, and holiday celebrations. There are...

Fig Cocktails

Fig Cocktails

The innovative professional bartender is always on a quest to incorporate new flavors into drinks, either by developing new drink choices or by putting a refreshing spin on a time-honored classic. Figs are a great way to celebrate the arrival of fall, with their...

The Basics of Whiskey Maturation

The Basics of Whiskey Maturation

Whiskey is one of the most popular spirits, and varieties of this amber-colored liquor can be found in bars and taverns around the world. Each region has its own favorite, from sweet Southern bourbons to peaty, smoky Scotches and complex Irish whiskeys. Whiskey...

3 Steps to Starting Your Ultimate Home Bar

3 Steps to Starting Your Ultimate Home Bar

If you enjoy entertaining friends and family at home, a well-stocked bar is an absolute must. Being able to provide your guests with amazing refreshments sets the stage for fun. There are so many options available to those who wish to create a home-based bar...

A Creamy Treat: Oaxacan Milk Punch Cocktail

A Creamy Treat: Oaxacan Milk Punch Cocktail

Milk-based cocktails have been staples of the bar scene for hundreds, if not thousands, of years. Popular favorites like the White Russian or the holiday classic Egg Nog are time-honored classics, but both are known for their heavy, creamy consistency. Milk punches,...