Peruvian Pisco Sour Cocktail Recipe

Pisco sour cocktail recipe

My first authentic Pisco Sour cocktail was hand-crafted for me by my very dear Chilean friend, Jorge, during one of my trips to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. I had tried them afterwards in bars, but they simply did not compare to a Pisco Sour created by someone who learned from an authentic region. Jorge has fine-tuned his craft …

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A Wicked Thing Cocktail Recipe

A wicked thing cocktail recipe

Dare to serve A Wicked Thing Cocktail to your bourbon loving and tequila aficionado friends. If your friends react like mine, they will initially turn up their nose at such a proposition. But at first sip, their eyes will light up with surprising delight. To select the right tequila to pair with bourbon, you’re going …

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Pornstar Martini Cocktail Recipe

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Deliciously provocative, the Pornstar Martini cocktail will surprise you with its extraordinarily balanced passion fruit cocktail with aromatics of tropical fruit and vanilla with a hint of lime that is sure to please. But don’t let the name fool you. I guarantee you won’t feel a single ounce of guilt after taking a sip of …

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At-Home Bar Tool Set Essentials

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Stock your home bar with bar tool set essentials to make spectacular cocktails – this list will help you create craft cocktails from the comfort of your own home. Curated based on my own experience and the recommendation of many a bartender. PreBuilt Sets You might be wondering, why not just get one of those …

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Vegan Whiskey Sour Cocktail Recipe

Vegan whiskey sour

The Vegan Whiskey Sour cocktail takes a traditional whiskey sour and turns it into a crisp, refreshing vegan cocktail using aquafaba instead of egg whites. This vegan-friendly version gives you the same deliciously tart cocktail experience. The original whiskey sour has its roots in the 1862 book, The Bon Vivant’s Companion, one of the first …

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Lobos 1707 Joven Tequila

Lobos 1707 joven tequila

If you haven’t had the chance to try Lobos 1707 Joven Tequila, this is one tequila brand worth paying attention to. Whether you’re a tequila sipping veteran or new to the liquor, Lobos 1707 would like to welcome you to the Wolf Pack. I was invited to create an original cocktail using their Joven Tequila, …

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Hocus Pocus Cocktail Recipe

Hocus pocus cocktail recipe

The Hocus Pocus Cocktail is adapted from the Hanky Panky, a sweet 50/50 martini created by Ada Coleman, head bartender at the Savoy Hotel in London. The Hocus Pocus balances out sweet vermouth and orange curacao liqueur with a touch of bittersweet Fernet Branca. Light and fragrant, this cocktail is a great way to start …

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Royal Haunt Cocktail Recipe

Royal haunt cocktail recipe for halloween

The Royal Haunt Cocktail is inspired by the classic Manhattan with a Halloween twist. The cassis liqueur is used to add a bit of royal or blood color, with walnut bitters rounding out the flavor profile for a well-balanced cocktail. You can see how fast the dry ice evaporates by the differences between the first …

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Reanimated Pirate Cocktail Recipe

Reanimated pirate cocktail recipe

The Reanimated Pirate is a rich and well-balanced cocktail that is a delightful after-dinner pallet cleanser. With coffee-infused rum and a hint of vanilla, this cocktail reminds one of an elevated RumChata, balanced out by the acidity of the coffee. Just a few sips are guaranteed to wake you from your food coma and have …

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