Cocktail Books
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10+ of the Best Cocktail Books in 2019

Cocktail Codex revolves around the basis that there are only 6 kind of cocktails (or templates that encompasses all others) -┬áthe old-fashioned, martini, daiquiri, sidecar, whisky highball, and flip.…

Margarita Cocktail Recipes
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5 x Easy Margarita Recipes

The classic Margarita recipe is a simple 3:2:1 ratio of strong, sour and sweet. No need for adding extra simple syrup as the sugar content of the triple sec/Cointreau balances the sour. Margaritas are a party drink so I like…

What is Vermouth
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What is Vermouth?

Vermouth's are all fortified wines. A fortified wine has spirits added resulting in a higher alcohol percentage. In most cases, the vermouth is fortified with a neutral grape brandy.…

Best Gin Cocktails

The 7 Best Gin Cocktails

I compiled a list of 25+ of the most popular gin cocktails and asked subscribers on YouTube as well as Redditors and Facebook fans to vote for their personal favourite. There were over 250 respondents to the survey resulting…

10 Easy Cocktail Recipes
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10 Easy Cocktails in 10 Minutes

The espresso martini has been made hugely popular in recent years due to the addictive combination of coffee & vodka! Make sure you use cold drip coffee - coffee extracted with heat tends to go bitter when not used…

La Familia Cocktail

La Familia

Citrus and spice with a touch of smoke. Tequila, mezcal, honey and grapefruit come together for a refreshing and delicious mix.…

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