Happy Monday everyone! It's time to bust out your pen and paper to take notes, this time we are teaching you what you need to know about Mezcal. AKA Tequila's big brother, these two spirits are commonly mistaken, but we are here to clear things up. Read all about the fascinating history of Mezcal, how it is made, and why the heck does it have to include a worm? (P.S. It's not a worm.)Read More
Ciao Manhattan! This historic cocktail has been enjoyed by many that live outside the famous NY borough, but it is not for those with an immature taste for whiskey. Read all about how this drink has managed to stay popular and relevant for over 100 years, the two stories that claim it's invention, and how to spot if someone is making it wrong behind the bar.Read More
We are revisiting the basics every Monday and for today's lesson we explore the surface of the depth of the well where Whiskey comes from. This staple liquor is favored among some of the most artistic and intelligent people in history. It might as well be integrated into Irish DNA, is that why they get to spell it differently? We answer that and more on the history of Alex’s favorite spirit. So pour it neat and learn with us. Cheers!Read More
This week we are exploring the fundamentals of Vodka. What is it about Russia's version of fire water that some people can't handle? Could it be its secret ingredient? And how does it blend so well with other cocktails? Plus, we guarantee you don't know which other clear liquor people confuse it with the most. Cheers to learning!Read More
Top off your morning coffee with a little Irish whiskey and celebrate with us! Learn all about how the most famous coffee cocktail in the world made it's way to the shores of America and the bartender/journalist duo who gave it worldwide fame. We guarantee you'll always wake up on the right side of the bed with this one!Read More
The two main ingredients in many cocktails are Liqueur and Liquor, we already taught you the basics on the hard stuff. So what of the sweet mix that ties it all together? It has it’s own interesting story! Grab yourself a drink and learn all about Liqueurs.Read More
Wine was the first alcoholic drink of the human civilization. We explored it's core beginnings of its extensive history for you. Learn all about the different grapes and how the Greeks praised this simple fruit. Cheers to learning!Read More
This week's official drink, picked by our experts, is a mysterious but classic Mexican cocktail. The Paloma has quickly become as popular as a Margarita, but why can't no one pinpoint who invented it? Our team did the research and what we found was muy interesante. The Paloma is on the rise, perhaps making history as we speak.