Pre-prohibition cocktails and modern twists on classics

Posts from the ‘Techniques’ category

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The Citrus Twist

Many cocktail recipes call for a garnish, the most common of which is the citrus twist. The twist is an underappreciated accent to your cocktail that can…

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The Shaken Cocktail

More approachable to the novice bartender, shaking is much more popular in most establishments than stirring. While many cocktails should be stirred, there are definitely times…

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The Stirred Cocktail

In many modern establishments, stirring is a lost art. Everywhere you go, people seem to be shaking drinks, regardless of their contents. This is unfortunate, because…