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Cocktail Measurements: Imperial vs Metric

Cocktail Measurements: Imperial vs Metric

I get so confused when a recipe says mls and I only have a teaspoon! It’s rare that a cocktail book prints in both mls and ounces, so I have set down them, as well as I can, in this table of Cocktail Measurements: Imperial…

National Drinks Days 2020

National Drinks Days 2020

Everyday of the year is one of the National Drinks Days as far as I’m concerned but here is a list of the more established ones. (A few weeks, eves, and months are mixed in as well!)  Thanks to Drink Days for putting this together!…

How to Choose a Cocktail Shaker Set

How to Choose a Cocktail Shaker Set

Everyone’s favorite piece of barware has to be the cocktail shaker set, synonymous with bartending, cocktails and class. If you’re just starting to collect home barware, the cocktail shaker set is always your first purchase, after the alcohol! Which one should you pick? What is…