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A well-stocked home bar at the home of Bill Samuels Jr. of Maker's Mark Bourbon Whiskey
A well-stocked home bar at the home of Bill Samuels Jr. of Maker's Mark Bourbon Whiskey. Page 11.

Whiskey barrel at Maker's Mark Bourbon Whiskey Distillery.
Whiskey barrel at Maker's Mark Bourbon Whiskey Distillery. Page 12.

Maker's Mark Bourbon Whisky Distillery
Inside the front steps of the distillery house at Maker's Mark Bourbon Whisky Distilery. Page 13.

Whiskey Creek and the Maker's Mark Distillery Building - Maker's Mark Bourbon Whiskey
Whiskey Creek was created as a diversion channel to prevent flooding at Maker's Mark Bourbon Whiskey Distillery in Loretto, Kentucky. Page 14.

Wood fermentation tanks at the Maker's Mark Bourbon Whiskey Distillery.
Wood fermentation tanks at the Maker's Mark Bourbon Whiskey Distillery. Page 15.

Fermentation tank at the Maker's Mark Bourbon Whiskey Distillery.
Fermentation tank at the Maker's Mark Bourbon Whiskey Distillery. Page 16.

Fermentation tank at the Maker's Mark Bourbon Whiskey Distillery.
Fermentation tank at the Maker's Mark Bourbon Whiskey Distillery. Page 17.

Distiller's beer pours into the beer wells at Maker's Mark Distillery
Distiller's beer pours into the beer wells at Maker's Mark Distillery. Page 18.

Whip that Groove by Kyle Branche - Tips for Making Flavored Whipped Creams for Drinks from Scratch
Whipped cream is a popular topping for both hot and cold mixed drinks and cocktails. Kyle Branche shares a few tips about enhancing freshly made whipped cream with flavors using liqueurs, syrups, and sugars. Page 2.

Tips for Making Flavored Whipped Creams for Drinks from Scratch
Whipped cream is a popular topping for both hot and cold mixed drinks and cocktails. Kyle Branche shares a few tips about enhancing freshly made whipped cream with flavors using liqueurs, syrups, and sugars.

Review of Corrido Blanco and Extra Anejo Tequilas
Corrido Tequila was released in 2009 and it was one of the best tequilas on the market. The blanco and extra-anejo were fantastic, but are no longer produced.

Raspberry Bellini Cocktail Recipe - Cachaca and Champagne
The Raspberry Bellini is a refreshing take on the popular Champagne cocktail and uses fresh berries with cachaca. It is great for summer brunch.

10 Popular Vodka Martinis You Have To Try
Vodka is one of the most popular liquor bases for creating great martinis. This collection of cocktail recipes showcases the best of the Vodka Martinis.

Four Roses Bourbon Whiskey Liquor Review
Four Roses is one of the great unknowns among Kentucky bourbon whiskey. Their product line is vast and is derived from 10 mash recipes, from which different blends are offered including their most popular yellow label

Certified Specialist of Spirits Class - Certification for Distilled Spirits Professionals
Professional bartending is a fairly unregulated craft. Unlike barbers or doctors, no licensing boards exist to ensure that a professional bartender meets minimum standards. Even worse, bartending schools offer little in the way of preparation and understanding of spirits and cocktailsRecently, programs have begun to emerge offering industry certifications to not only bartenders, but sommeliers, beverage directors, liquor industry salespeople and liquor store employees.

Plantation Fever Rum Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Plantation Fever, a mixed drink of Flor de Cana Gold Rum, Mozart Dry Chocolate Spirit, lime juice, and spiced chipotle syrup.

How to Make the Black and Blue Beer Drink
Beer recipe for a Black and Blue, a layered drink of Guinness Stout and Blue Moon white beer.

Beer, Bourbon and Barbecue Cocktail Recipe
The Beer, Bourbon, and Barbecue Cocktail does include each of those ingredients and it's an interesting mix that would be perfect while grilling out.

How to Make a Michelada - Popular Mexican Beer Recipe
The Michelada is a popular mixed drink that spices up Mexican beer with hot sauce and other spices. It is perfect for game day and easy to make at home.

Organic Nation's Ultimate Pitcher of Bloody Mary Cocktail Recipe
Recipe for Organic Nation's Ultimate Pitcher of Bloody Mary Mix. Use this mix as a base for creating a unique and spicy Bloody Mary drinks.

Best Distilled Spirits of 2007 - Top 8 Liquors of the Year
This was a phenomenal year for spirited innovations complete with new brands determined to lead the industry with their new creations and some of the legends of distilling who have released some very special bottlings. Here are a few of my favorite spirits of 2007.

Review of LIQ Bars, A Frozen Cocktail on a Stick - Novelty Cocktail Desserts
LIQ Bars are frozen cocktails on a stick and the debut flavors of Margarita and Strawberry Daiquiri are amazingly similar to the real thing so you can enjoy your favorite frozen cocktails in an unusual form.

Blue Ice American Potato Vodka Review
Distilled from Idaho Russet Burbank Potatoes, Blue Ice Vodka is a smooth, clean, earthy vodka that is great for mixing into any vodka cocktails.

SnoBar Alcohol Infused Ice Cream and Ice Pops Review
Read about SnoBar, a new line of alcohol infused ice cream and ice pops. These delicious frozen treats include premium liquor and come in a fun variety of flavors.

How to Build Cocktails - Drink Mixing Technique
Building is a standard bartending technique used to create mixed drinks directly in the serving glass.

French 75 Champagne and Gin Cocktail Recipe
The French 75 is a popular and classic Champagne cocktail that is made with gin or Cognac. Also find recipes and tips for the French 76 and French 95.

Salty Dog Cocktail Recipe - Popular Mixed Drinks
The Salty Dog is a simple gin and grapefruit juice drink with a salted rim. Learn how to make it and transform it into a martini cocktail or party punch.

Sapphire Alpine Cocktail Recipe with Bombay Sapphire Gin
The Sapphire Alpine is a lovely blue martini. This delicious and fruity cocktail of gin with orange and peach liqueurs can also be made into a punch.

Carrots, Mary, Carrots Cocktail Recipe
Carrots, Mary, Carrots is both a fun cocktail and a unique twist for those bored with the Bloody Mary routine. It uses carrot juice, chile liqueur, hot sauce, and more.

How to Make a Melon Ball - Party Shooter Recipe
Shooter recipe for a Melon Ball, a melon liqueur, pineapple juice and vodka shot drink.

The Stoli Alibi: An Easy Vodka and Ginger Soda Cocktail
The Stoli Alibi is a fun and easy mixed drink that features the smooth Stolichnaya Vodka with homemade ginger syrup for a refreshing soda cocktail.

How to Make a Great Roy Rogers Drink
Cocktail recipe for a Roy Rogers, a popular non-alcoholic mixed drink made up of cola and grenadine and named for the singing cowboy.

Pudding Shots 101: 12 Recipes and 5 Tips
Pudding shots are just as fun as Jell-O shots and easier to make. Get inspired to create these fun party shots with 12 easy recipes and a few quick tips.

The Classic Martinez Cocktail - Recipe and History
The Martinez is a classic gin and vermouth cocktail that led to the creation of the Martini. It uses sweet vermouth and maraschino and is a pure delight.

The Popular John Collins Cocktail with Bourbon Whiskey
The John Collins is a popular mixed drink that every bartender should know. This refreshing whiskey highball is easy to make at home as well.

How to Make a Great Pina Colada - Popular Rum Recipe
The Pina Colada is a favorite rum cocktail and very easy to make. This recipe requires no blender, is filled with fresh ingredients and it is delicious!

Popular Sex on the Beach Cocktail Recipe
A provocative name, a fun cocktail. The Sex on the Beach cocktail is a popular vodka drink filled with fruit. It is an easy recipe that anyone can mix.

Spicy Jamaican Jerk Rum Chili by Chef Ryan Scott
Recipe for Jamaican Jerk Rum Chili created by Bravo's Top Chef Ryan Scott and made with spicy hot peppers, pork, rum and beer.

4 Ways to Make a Buttery Nipple Shooter
The Buttery Nipple is a fun and easy shooter for your next party and there are many ways to make it. Explore the recipes and why not try them all!

Ginger Sour Cocktail Recipe with Ginger Vodka
This Ginger Sour cocktail recipe is easy and filled with flavor. It uses ginger vodka with fresh lemon and maple syrup. Find a DIY ginger vodka recipe, too.

Dark and Stormy Cocktail Recipe
The Dark 'n Stormy is a simple and refreshing rum cocktail from Bermuda that mixes Gosling's Black Seal Rum with Barritt's Ginger Beer and it is fantastic.

Happy New Year Cocktail Recipe - Brandy and Champagne
A great way to ring in the New Year, this Happy New Year Cocktail includes brandy, port, orange juice, and, of course, Champagne.

White Christmas Dream - Vodka Cocktail Recipe
The White Christmas Dream is an easy vodka and amaretto cocktail recipe that is creamy and perfect for celebrating the holidays.

Chicago Fizz Cocktail Recipe
The Chicago Fizz is a classic and stylish cocktail from pre-Prohibition that mixes rum, ruby port, egg white, and soda to create a delicious drink.

2 Recipes for the Popular Mai Tai Cocktail
The Mai Tai is a great tiki cocktail filled with rum and tropical fruits. Mix up the original recipe or a newer version, they are both out of this world!

The Classic Brandy Smash Cocktail Recipe
The Brandy Smash was a popular drink of the Civil War era and it is a timeless way to enjoy a great brandy (whiskey or gin) with mint, much like the Mint Julep.

The Classic Mojito Cocktail Recipe
The Mojito is a favorite cocktail for many and its simple recipe of rum, lime, and mint is perfect for cooling down and relaxing with friends.

Seven and Seven Recipe - Popular Whiskey Drinks
The Seven and Seven is one of the easiest mixed drinks to make and remember. It is also very cheap to make and relies on a Seagram's 7 Crown Whiskey.

Moscow Mule Cocktail Recipe
The Moscow Mule is a simple mixed drink and its recipe requires only vodka and ginger beer. This snappy drink has recently become popular and there's a good reason.

Audrey Page's Chocolate Raspberry Mocha Recipe
A delicious spiked cocoa and coffee cocktail, the Chocolate Raspberry Mocha is a winning recipe that is filled with yummy flavors to enjoy all winter.

Buck's Fizz Orange Champagne Cocktail Recipe
The Buck's Fizz is similar to both the Bellini and Mimosa and is a simple, delightful Champagne and orange juice drink that is great for hosting brunch.

Frisa Sparkling Botanical Beverages Review
Frisa produces a range of sparkling botanical beverages, including Black Currant Rosehip and Elderflower, that are fun to use in mixed drinks.

Beach Blanket Bingo Mocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Beach Blanket Bingo, a grapefruit and cranberry juice mocktail with soda and garnished with a lime.

Easy Milk & Honey Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Milk & Honey, an easy milk and Benedictine mixed drink that can be served warm or cold.

Amore Frizzante Vodka and Sparkling Wine Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail Recipe for an Amore Frizzante, a lovely drink of vodka and sparkling wine with peach and orange flavors.

Brandy, Rum or Whiskey - Which Makes the Best Eggnog?
Brandy, whiskey, or rum... which really does make the better eggnog? In a side-by-side tasting, you may be surprised that tradition won out!

11 Fun and Stylish New Year's Eve Cocktails
New Year's Eve is the biggest party nights of the year. The New Year's Eve Party is ideal for serving exquisite and impressive drinks like these.

Midori Melon Ball Drop Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Melon Ball Drop, a mixed drink of Midori melon liqueur, SKYY citrus vodka, elderflower liqueur and lemon juice garnished with a sugar rim and melon ball.

10 Hangover Remedies to Get You Through the Morning
So, you have a hangover and need some relief? While there is no magical cure for hangovers, here are 10 easy steps for easing pain and finding relief.

David Brenner's Epice Sidecar Brandy Cocktail Recipe
The Epice Sidecar adds a spicy twist to the classic Cognac cocktail. It also brings in a bit of pineapple to keep things interesting.

10 New Year's Resolutions for Cocktail Lovers
Need a New Year's resolution for your drinking life? Here are 10 funny and serious promises you can make to ensure better drinks in the new year.

How to Choose a Signature Wedding Cocktail
Your wedding day will be perfect with these fun cocktails to serve at your engagement party, bridal shower, bachelor party or wedding reception.

Boston Cocktail Recipe - Gin and Brandy Cocktail
Cocktail recipe for a Boston Cocktail, a mixed drink of gin, apricot brandy, grenadine, and lemon juice.

Fine Wolf - Warm Apple Cider Drink Recipe
Mocktail recipe for a Fine Wolf, a warm mixed drink of chai tea, hot apple cider, agave nectar, and lemon juice.

Non-Alcoholic Hot Not Toddy Mocktail Recipe
Non-alcoholic drink recipe for a Hot Not Toddy, a warm drink of tea and honey with cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg.

Chocolate Kiss Spiked Hot Chocolate Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Chocolate Kiss, a warm mixed drink of peppermint schnapps, coffee liqueur, and hot chocolate, topped with whipped cream.

La Vie En Rouge Cocktail Recipe with Grand Marnier
A simple mix of Grand Marnier and cranberry juice, this cocktail is great for the holidays. Don't forget the essential garnish of rosemary.

Irish Winter Spiked Coffee Recipe
Cocktail recipe for an Irish Winter, a hot mixed drink of Kahlua Coffee Cream, Jameson Irish Whiskey and fresh, black coffee.

Classic Abbey Cocktail Gin Recipe
Simple and classic, the Abbey cocktail recipe pairs your favorite gin with orange juice and bitters to create a drink that is perfect for brunch.

Ski Lift - Spike Hot Cocoa Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Ski Lift, a hot chocolate drink with peach schnapps and coconut rum and topped with whipped cream and flakes of coconut.

The Snow Honey - Warm Cognac Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Snow Honey, a warm mixed drink of Courvoisier VSOP Cognac, clover honey, and warm milk.

What is Rum? - Production, Styles, and Characteristics
Rum is one of the most popular liquors and there are many varieties of this sweet distilled spirit. Learn the basics of rum, its production and styles.

10 Easy and Cheap Rum Mixed Drinks to Mix up in Minutes
Quick, easy, and delicious. Explore recipes for easy rum cocktails that can be mixed up in minutes using common ingredients to save you money.

Tequila Martini Cocktail Recipe Collection
Tequila deserves respect and it is slowly making its way into the martini scene. This cocktail recipe collection celebrates those few tequila martinis. Page 13.

Sweet Dessert Martini Cocktail Recipe Collection
Sweet dessert martinis are featured in this cocktail recipe collection that includes chocolate martinis, lemon drops, and many more delicious martinis. Page 5.

Rum Martini Cocktail Recipe Collection
Rum doesn't typically make it into martinis, but when it does it usually has a tropical flair and this cocktail recipe collection celebrates that. Page 12.

Herbal Martini Cocktail Recipe Collection
Bring the garden into your martinis by exploring this collection of martini recipes that feature fresh herbs and herbal liqueurs. Page 7.

Classic Martini Cocktail Recipes
Add a little flavor to the martini by exploring this collection of classic cocktail recipes that build off the great foundation of the gin martini. Page 3.

Brandy Martini Cocktail Recipe Collection
Brandy is a classic cocktail essential and it is featured in this martini recipe collection that includes some fancy and fantastic drinks to explore. Page 10.

Gin Martini Cocktail Recipe Collection
Gin is the original liquor for the martini and this cocktail recipe collection explores all of the new and classic martini recipes that feature gin. Page 8.

Fruit Martini Cocktail Recipe Collection
Have fun exploring a collection of fruity martini recipes, including popular cocktails like the Cosmopolitan and more than one Apple Martini. Page 4.

Whiskey Martini and Manhattan Cocktail Recipe Collection
Enjoy a Manhattan and want to explore it more? Browse this collection of whiskey martini recipes and find a new favorite for any occasion. Page 11.

Vermouth Martini Cocktail Recipe Collection
Gin is not the only liquor that pairs with vermouth in martinis. This recipe collection features simple cocktails that mix it with vodka and other spirits. Page 2.

Classic Gin Martini Cocktail Recipe Collection
The classic gin martini has inspired a number of other cocktails and this collection is filled with drink recipes that are similar to the original.

The Martini Recipe Collection
Find a new favorite martini in this cocktail recipe collection. Classic, modern, dry, fruity, sweet, and spicy, it's filled with martinis of every flavor.

Spiced and Spicy Martini Cocktail Recipe Collection
Spice up your martini routine with recipes that features hot, spicy peppers and contrasting peppers in this cocktail recipe collection. Page 6.

Vodka Martini Cocktail Recipe Collection
Vodka is the most mixable liquor and it is used to create a long list of interesting and diverse martinis that are featured in this recipe collection. Page 9.

SKYY Ginger Vodka Red Over Heels Cocktail Recipe
Enjoy the snappy taste of ginger vodka in this three-ingredient cocktail that was created to celebrate the release of Sex and the City 2.

The Something Blue Wine Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for The Something Blue, a Hpnotiq, white wine and ginger ale drink that is elegant and perfect for wedding receptions and bridal showers.

Non-alcoholic Sherbet Punch Recipe
Punch recipe for a Sherbert Punch, a non-alcoholic, green punch drink that is perfect for serving 50 people or more that is made of lime sherbert, lemon and lime juices and ginger ale.

The Best Whiskies for Green Bay Packers Fans
Green Bay Packers fans are a dedicated group and here are four great whiskies to enjoy while cheering the team on to their next trip to the Super Bowl.

Jacob Grier's Massey Cocktail Recipe with Irish Whiskey
The Massey Cocktail is an elegant modern cocktail whose recipe mixes Irish whiskey, gin, vermouth, Chartreuse, and Campari and it is perfect for dinner.

Blind Pilot Cocktail Recipe with Galliano Liqueur
The Blind Pilot Cocktail is a fantastic spin on the popular Bourbon Manhattan that features the alluring golden vanilla liqueur Galliano L'Autentico.

56 Julep Cocktail Recipe with Wild Turkey Bourbon
A fantastic and easy twist on the popular Mint Julep, this 56 Julep is the recipe used by Wild Turkey distiller, Jimmy Russell, and includes his bourbon.

Belle Notte Cocktail Recipe with Bourbon Whiskey
The Belle Notte is an interesting whiskey and orange cocktail that mixes a good bourbon with fresh juice and Solerno liqueur with a hint of cherry.

Easy Bourbon Eggnog Recipe
Choose a good, spicy bourbon for this easy and delicious Bourbon Eggnog recipe that will serve to your entire holiday party with style and flavor.

Easy Whiskey Pairings for Thanksgiving
Add a little whiskey to your Thanksgiving Day dinner. Explore our recommendations for whiskey and food pairings and find to easy cocktails to mix up for the day.

8 Fantastic American Whiskies for the Whiskey Enthusiast
Explore some of the best bottles of whiskey produced in the United States including impressive bourbons, great ryes, and fantastic craft whiskies.

The Best Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whiskies
The single malt Scotch that comes from Speyside is often described as elegant and these drams of whisky are perfect for giving as gifts for any occasion.

How to Stock Your Whiskey Bar for Just $100
You do not need to spend a fortune on stocking your home bar. In fact, a well-rounded whiskey bar of six nice whiskies can be found for right around $100.

The Irish Whiskey Gift Guide
Irish whiskey makes a great gift for any whiskey enthusiast whether they are a mixer or a sipper and here are some of the best Irish whiskies you can give.

The Best Islay Single Malt Scotch Whiskies
Looking for a Scotch with the biggest smoky flavors? Try one of these Islay single malt whiskies and give them as a gift to yourself or the whisky enthusiast.

Gift Guide: The Best Canadian Whisky
Canadian whisky may not be the best group of whiskies out there but if there's a die-hard fan of this style on your gift list, here are some great ideas.

The Best Blended Scotch Whisky - A Gift Guide
Blended Scotch whisky makes a great gift for many men on almost any occasion. Explore 5 great Scotch blenders that have a whisky to offer everyone.

The Best Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Looking for a special gift for the whiskey lover who has tasted it all? Explore these Highland single malt Scotch whiskies​ that are sure to be treasured.

5 Easy Whiskey Cocktails for the 4th of July
Choose your favorite American whiskey, it is time for the Fourth of July and few drinks go better with fireworks and barbecue than a great whiskey cocktail.

Interview Alex Deborgorski of Ice Road Truckers
Alex Debogorski, the star of Ice Road Truckers, speaks candidly about whiskey, his book King of the Road, and life of an ice road trucker.

Bartending School: Rip-Off or Valuable Training?
One of the most asked questions from aspiring bartenders is whether or not they should go to bartending school. Read one professional bartender's opinion.

Quick Brandy Eggnog Cocktail Recipe
Don't have time to make homemade eggnog? Try this easy bar version that requires just 4 ingredients and a little shake.

Hot Peppermint Patty Cocktail Recipe
The Hot Peppermint Patty is a delicious way to turn your average hot chocolate into a spiked drink for adults only using mint and chocolate liqueurs.

Spiked Adult Hot Chocolate Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for an Adult Hot Chocolate, a warm mixed drink of peppermint schnapps and hot chocolate that is topped with whipped cream and chocolate sprinkles.

Hot Ginger Toddy Recipe
Hot cocktail recipe for a Hot Ginger Toddy, a mixed drink of bourbon, ginger liqueur, honey, lemon and warm water. It is warm, soothing, and full of flavor.

Cafe Royal Hot Coffee Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Café Royal, a hot drink of Patron XO Café liqueur and coffee topped with whipped cream and cocoa powder.

Mary Pickford Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Mary Pickford Cocktail, a light rum, pineapple and maraschino cherry juice drink named for the first Hollywood superstar, 'Little Mary'.

Palin's Christmas Punch Gin Cocktail Recipe
An amazingly flavorful punch, Palin's Christmas Punch is perfect for holiday parties and includes gin, absinthe, pine liqueur, and Champagne.

10 Cool Holiday Gifts for the Cocktail Enthusiast
Need a gift idea for the cocktail enthusiast or home bartender? Check out these 10 cool and stylish bar accessories and tools that every drinker will love.

Jack Daniel's Winter Jack Tennessee Cider Review
A seasonal release from Jack Daniel's, Winter Jack Tennessee Cider is a delicious spiced apple cider liqueur with the famous whiskey as a base.






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11 Impressive Holiday Cocktails You Will Love to Share
The holidays are a time to impress and you can up a great drink that will both surprise and astound your guests using one of these fantastic cocktails.


10 Holiday Party Punch Recipes
The punch is one of the best parts of the holiday party season and here are 10 recipes that will have your guests feeling the Christmas spirit in no time.

Festive Christmas Cocktail Recipes
The holiday season is filled with parties and these cocktails are perfect for adding to the spirit of Christmas and other holiday celebrations.











10 Traditional Christmas Cocktails
Looking for a little Christmas tradition? Find 10 iconic cocktails and punch recipes that have been served for years to add spirit to the holiday season.

Jason Westplate's Grenados Sour Cocktail Recipe
The Grenados Sour cocktail is a fun, modern take on a classic whiskey sour that is perfect for winter. It features bourbon, pomegranate, and egg white.

Tennessee Whiskey Basics
America’s two largest whiskey producing states, Kentucky and Tennessee, both create outstanding, if slightly different styles of whiskey. Here is an easy guide to Tennessee whiskey.

Amaretto Liqueur Definition and Mixed Drink Recipes
Amaretto is a popular almond liqueur made with apricot or almond pits that is essential in a well-stocked bar and used to create a variety of cocktails.

Godiva Chocolate Liqueur Profile With Cocktail Ideas
Godiva Liqueurs now include chocolate and white chocolate along with mocha and caramel, each with a creamy chocolate base and two chocolate vodkas.

Cranberry Peanut Buttered Hot Rum Cocktail Recipe
A very fun twist on a favorite, this Cranberry Peanut Buttered Hot Rum recipe features a premium rum in a warm drink with fresh cranberries and peanut butter syrup.

Midnight Snowstorm Hot Chocolate Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Midnight Snowstorm, a hot chocolate drink with crème de menthe and whipped cream.

Tips From Cocktail Mixologist Shawn Soole
An interview with Shawn Soole, a modern mixologist with years of bartending experience and great advice for aspiring bartenders.

What Should Pour Cost Be and How to Calculate It
Calculating pour cost in a professional bar is an important task that must be done regularly to ensure that your establishment remains profitable.

Savoy Hotel Approve Cocktail Recipe
The Approve Cocktail is a classic drink from The Savoy Cocktail Book that mixes rye whiskey, curacao and bitters for a sophisticated, memorable cocktail.

Homemade Rock and Rye Whiskey Recipe
Rock and Rye is sold commercially, but it is exceptionally easy to make at home and is a far superior product to commercial packaged options.

Bourbon Bacon Marmalade Recipe
Delicious and surprisingly easy, learn how to make your own Bourbon Bacon Marmalade with this simple recipe and use it to accent your favorite foods.

Classic Oriental Cocktail Recipe
The Oriental Cocktail is a fantastic classic rye whiskey cocktail that uses sweet vermouth, Cointreau, and fresh lime to create an intriguing drink.

Kentucky Coffee Recipe with Bourbon Whiskey
This Kentucky Coffee recipe is a great alternative to Irish Coffee and features Wild Turkey Bourbon and American Honey Liqueur for a warm, soothing drink.

The Best Hot Buttered Whiskey Recipe
Love Hot Buttered Rum? Change up your routine and give this Hot Buttered Whiskey recipe a try. Filled with warm, sweet spices it is a great winter cocktail.

Mulled Spice Cheribundi - Warm Whiskey Cocktail Recipe
The Mulled Spice Cheribundi is a warm and inviting punch that is perfect for parties and pairs cherry juice with bourbon, spices, and root beer.

Early Times 354 Bourbon Whiskey Review
Early Times is an iconic name in American whiskey and this affordable brand offers both 354 Bourbon and Kentucky whisky as well as two flavored whiskies.

5 Great Whiskies for Valentine's Day
Whiskey is an ideal addition to romantic dinners and Valentine's Day is a perfect excuse to pick up a great bottle to mix up a special drink for your lover.

What Is Bourbon Whiskey?
Bourbon is a popular style of whiskey and one of the most regulated liquors in the world. Learn about what can legally be called bourbon and why you should care.

A Beginner's Guide to Understanding Bourbon Whiskey
Bourbon is one of the most popular styles of whiskey. Learn the basics of what makes this American whiskey special, find cocktails, and popular brands.

10 Essential Whiskey Cocktails Everyone Should Try
Have you ever wanted to explore the world of whiskey but are not sure about what kind of cocktail to try? Here is a list of 10 great whiskey cocktails.

Canadian Club Sour Cocktail Recipe
The Canadian Club Sour is an easy whiskey sour recipe that features Canadian Club Classic 12, a nice Canadian whisky that is mixed with lemon and sugar.

5 Great Bottles of Canadian Whisky
Canadian whiskies don't always get respect though there are some high-quality options available and here are 5 great bottles of Canadian whisky.

Regional Difference of Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Learn about what makes single malt Scotch whisky so fascinating including how is it produced and the signature flavor profiles of each region of Scotland.

How Much Does it Cost To Make a Cocktail?
Do you know the cost of pouring a single drink in your bar? Learn how to calculate the cost for a single cocktail and use this to control your bar's costs.

The Story of the Pickleback Cocktail
The Pickleback is one of the hottest drinks in the country and it is surprisingly tasty. What makes this Jameson Irish Whiskey and pickle juice shot so popular?

Glenn F. Talavera's eLyUsion - Brandy Cocktail Recipe
A fun and fruity brandy cocktail from the Philippines, the eLyU-sion Cocktail is an exotic drink filled with tropical fruits, coconut, and brandy.

Orange Juice Cocktails and Mixed Drink Recipes
Orange juice is key to a well-stocked bar, there is no question about that. Without it you cannot have a Screwdriver, a Bronx, a Mimosa or any of a number of other popular drinks.

11 Unique Cocktail Shakers that Make Great Gifts
From high-class style by the best designers to fun and whimsical conversation pieces. Find great cocktail shakers that are out of the ordinary and extraordinary.

Brandy Alexander Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Brandy Alexander, a creamy chocolate drink of brandy, dark creme de cacao, and cream, topped with nutmeg.

Classic Tom and Jerry Warm Rum and Brandy Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Tom and Jerry, a warm drink of eggs, sugar, rum, brandy and milk.

White Christmas Eggnog Cocktail Recipe
Liven up your eggnog with this simple holiday cocktail. The White Christmas adds chocolate liqueur and Southern Comfort to the winter favorite and the result is delicious.

Peach Pomegranate Holiday Martini Recipe
Perfect for the holidays or anytime, this Peach Pomegranate Holiday Martini recipe is filled with fruit flavors including peach, pomegranate, and orange juice.

Classic Brandy Cocktail Recipes
Explore a collection of classic brandy cocktail recipes and get a taste of drinks from the days when brandy was used more often than it is today.

Classic Gin Cocktail Recipes
Gin was the most used liquors in classic cocktails. From the Martini to forgotten gems like the Monkey Gland, this recipe collection is fun to explore. Page 2.

Classic Rum Cocktail Recipes
Rum has long been a favorite liquors in mixed drinks and this classic cocktail recipe collection features some of the best rum cocktails of all time. Page 3.

Classic Whiskey Cocktail Recipes
A varied list of cocktail recipes, whiskey was among the preferred liquors used in classic mixed drinks, many of which remain popular today. Page 4.

More Classic Cocktail Recipes
Explore some of the softer classic cocktails that include only wine, liqueur, and even non-alcoholic drink recipes in this historical collection. Page 5.

Green Dublin Apple Cocktail Recipe with Irish Whiskey
St. Patrick's Day and beyond, the Green Dublin Apple is a fantastic (and easy) twist on the popular green apple martini, using Irish whiskey and cranberry.

Bramble Bar Cocktail Recipe - Whisky and Apple Drink
The Bramble Bar Cocktail is a delicious Scotch whisky and apple juice recipe that uses elderflower, lemon, and mineral water to create a refreshing drink.

The Grand Manhattan Cocktail Recipe
The Grand Manhattan cocktail is a combination of Knob Creek Bourbon, Grand Marnier, Vya Sweet Vermouth and orange juice and it is delicious.

The Big Apple Manhattan Cocktail Recipe
The Big Apple Manhattan cocktail recipes is a fruity variation of the popular Manhattan, using amaretto, apple schnapps, and cranberry juice with bourbon.

Jack Daniel's Old No. 7 Tennessee Whiskey Review
Jack Daniel's Old No. 7 is a famous Tennessee whiskey brand that every whiskey drinker should be familiar with because it makes some excellent drinks.

Basil Hayden's Bourbon Whiskey Review
Basil Hayden's is one of the most underestimated, truly crafted bourbon whiskies that has a rich, spicy flavor profile that is great alone and in cocktails.

Old Forester Signature Bourbon Whiskey Review
Old Forester Signature is truly one of the finest bourbons on the market, and at its price point is one of the greatest values in the world of whiskey.

Maker's 46 Bourbon Whiskey Review
Maker's 46 is a fantastic expression from Maker's Mark Bourbon. This whiskey is aged longer and has a more flavorful profile that is great in cocktails.

Knob Creek Bourbon Whiskey Review
Knob Creek is one of the iconic and essential bourbon whiskies. It is full of flavor, has a rich and complex profile, and makes a great cocktail.

Knob Creek Single Barrel Reserve Bourbon Review
Higher proof and more flavorful, Knob Creek Single Barrel Reserve is everything that we love about the iconic bourbon whiskey, just a little bit stronger.

Yamazaki 18 Single Malt Japanese Whiskey Review
A very fine and very old Japanese whisky, The Yamazaki 18 Year Old is a brilliant single malt that proves that this newer style of whiskey can be complex.

The Yamazaki 12 Year Single Malt Japanese Whisky Review
Yamazaki 12 Year Old is one of the best examples of the growing Japanese whisky industry and a fantastic introduction to this newer style of whiskey.

The Glenlivet 18 Year Old Scotch Whisky Review
The Glenlivet produces some amazing single malt Scotch whisky from their Speyside distillery and the 18 Year Old expression is one of the most popular.

Malibu Black Coconut Rum Review
Malibu Black is a richer, stronger, and more flavorful version of the popular coconut rum and it is perfect for mixing into a wide variety of cocktails.

Dewar's White Label Blended Scotch Whisky Review
A reliable blended Scotch whisky, Dewars White Label is the perfect choice to regularly stock in your bar and using in your favorite Scotch cocktails.

Game Set Match Cocktail Recipe with Basil Hayden Bourbon
The Game Set Match Cocktail is a wonderful aperitif that is a twist on the bourbon Manhattan and it is a perfect example of a well-crafted Cynar cocktail.

The Central Park Manhattan Cocktail Recipe
The Central Park Manhattan is a delicious bourbon cocktail that pairs a great whiskey with Drambuie, Frangelico, and cream to create a tempting drink.

Woodford Reserve Belmont Jewel Cocktail Recipe
The Belmont Jewel is a delicious pomegranate lemonade and bourbon cocktail that is the official drink of horse racing's Belmont Stakes.

Irish Ale Cocktail Recipe - Whiskey & Ginger
The Irish Ale is a simple and refreshing highball cocktail that mixes Irish whiskey with ginger beer and adds fresh lime juice to bring it all together.

Spiced Silver Bell Cocktail with Camarena Tequila
Cocktail recipe for a Spiced Silver Bell, a mixed drink of Camarena Silver Tequila, lime juice, cranberry spice syrup, and ginger beer.

Angel's Delight Cocktail Recipe - Creamy Gin Drinks
Cocktail recipe for an Angel's Delight, a mixed drink of gin, triple sec, cream and grenadine.

Holiday Spice Cocktail Recipe with Ciroc Vodka
This Holiday Spice cocktail is a winter-worthy Pina Colada and includes Ciroc Coconut Vodka, pineapple, milk, and holiday spices.

Collingwood Select Canadian Whisky Review
Collingwood is an exciting and exceptionally smooth Canadian whisky that is finished with maple wood and is a perfect choice for mixing a great cocktail.

The Black Rose Vodka Shooter Recipe
Tequila Rose and Blavod Vodka are combined in this interesting little shooter drink recipe called the Black Rose.

10 Great Cocktail Shakers
A collection of the best cocktail shakers. The list includes 3-piece and Boston cocktail shakers with a variety of features for every level of bartender.

Great Gift Ideas: Personalized Hip Flask for Every Style
A flask is a timeless gift that works for birthdays, wedding parties, or any occasion. The best part? They are just as fun to shop for as they are to use!

Shaker 33 - Cocktail Shaker Review
The modern design of Shaker 33 is meant to take some of the hassle out of shaking cocktails and it does a good job and looks great while doing it.

10 Non-Essential (But Convenient) Bartending Tools
There are a number of tools and gadgets that, while not essential to mixing drinks, are convenient to have in a home bar.

Crown Royal Canadian Whisky Review
Crown Royal is one of the most recognizable Canadian whisky brands today. It is masterfully blended into a smooth whiskey that makes a great cocktail.

Whiskey Daisy - Classic Cocktail Recipe
The Whiskey Daisy is a delicious and classic cocktail recipe that features your favorite whiskey in a delicate, simple way that enhances its natural flavors.

Quick and Easy Whiskey and Coke Marinade Recipe
Delicious and simple. Mix your favorite American whiskey with Coke and a few other ingredients to create an amazing marinade for your next barbecue.

Connemara Peated Single Malt Irish Whiskey Review
Connemara Peated Single Malt Irish Whiskey makes a strong case for more peated Irish whiskies and it is one of the great whiskies of the world.

Laphroaig 10 Year Single Malt Scotch Whisky Review
Those that love big, smoky and briny Islay whiskies will fiind themselves enamored of Laphroaig, and the 10 year old single malt is a great place to start.

A Rare Taste of Glenfiddich 50 Year Old Scotch Whisky
Glenfiddich 50 Year Old is a single malt whisky that any Scotch connoisseur will want to taste. It is rare and very expensive but the experience is worth it.

Jim Beam Devil's Cut Bourbon Review
Jim Beam Devil's Cut is an impressive bourbon whiskey that is great for cocktails and has an extra strong bourbon and oak flavor profile that is interesting.

2010 Old Forester Birthday Bourbon Whiskey Liquor Review
The annual release of Old Forester's Birthday Bourbon is an anticipated event by whiskey enthusiasts and each vintage is a new, spectacular whiskey to taste.

The Best Bottles of Tennessee Whiskey
Jack Daniel's dominates the best bottles of Tennessee whiskey produced today. Explore four of the top expressions produced by the iconic whiskey brand.

3 Great Books Every Whiskey Lover Needs
Explore three great books about the expansive world of whiskey and its history that are considered essential to any whisky enthusiast's library.

Café Brasileiro Warm Rum Drink Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Café Brasileiro, a hot drink of cachaca rum, dark chocolate liqueur, fresh coffee, heavy cream, simple syrup and vanilla bean.

Easy Shandy Recipe - Summer Beer and Lemonade Drink
Enjoy the refreshing taste of the Shandy, an incredibly easy way to add an extra layer of flavor to your favorite beer. It's as easy as adding lemonade.

High West Double Rye Whiskey Review
A great example of American craft whiskey, High West Double Rye Whiskey is a blend of two rye whiskies that come together in harmony that is great to drink.

The Best Scotch Whisky Cocktails
Explore the sophisticated taste of best Scotch cocktails and find recommendations for brands of Scotch whisky that make these classic drinks icons.

Easy Bourbon Sweet Tea Recipe with Limoncello
A delicious and unique cocktail recipe for a refreshing Bourbon Tea, this drink is ideal for summer parties and uses a luscious limoncello as a sweetener.

Kentucky Tea - Whiskey Cocktail Recipe
A sweet Southern tea with a bourbon kick and a eucalyptus twist, this Kentucky Tea recipe is unique, delightful, and easy to mix up for any occasion.

Classic Old Pal Whiskey Cocktail Recipe
Rye whiskey, vermouth, and Campari are combined in the classic Old Pal cocktail recipe to makes an excellent aperitif that is perfect for a dinner party.

Knob Creek Old Fashioned Cocktail Recipe
Knob Creek is a great whiskey for an Old-fashioned cocktail and this recipe is a simplified version that requires no muddling.

The Classic Boulevardier Cocktail Recipe
Considered a whiskey Negroni, the Boulevardier is another classic cocktail that features Campari and sweet vermouth. In this case, bourbon whiskey is used.

Green Spot Irish Whiskey Review
Rarely found outside of Ireland, Green Spot Irish Whiskey is one of the finest Irish whiskies you will find and it is worth every effort you make to get a taste.

Slieve Foy 8 Year Old Single Malt Irish Whiskey Review
Slieve Foy produced an 8-year-old​ single malt Irish whiskey that was a whiskey lover's dream. Though now discontinued, this is a whiskey you should seek out.

Black Grouse Blended Scotch Whiskey Review
Black Grouse is the sibling to the well known Famous Grouse Blended Scotch Whisky and is a perfect introduction to the smokier side of blended Scotch.

Jura Prophecy Single Malt Scotch Whisky Review
From the Jura Distillery comes a single malt whisky labeled Jura Prophecy. It has a fascinating flavor profile of heavy peat, cinnamon, and hints of the sea.

Scotch Whisky Basics: What is Blended Whiskey?
What is the difference between blended whisky and single malt whisky? In the world of Scotch, it is confusing yet there is a simple explanation.

Explore Drambuie Liqueur and Find Cocktail Recipes
Drambuie is a popular Scotch whisky based liqueur made with honey, herbs, and spices and an essential ingredient for cocktails such as the Rusty Nail.

Somrus Fizz Cocktail Recipe
Featuring an Indian cream liqueur, the Somrus Fizz is a fun and unique gin and limoncello drink to mix up and pair with Indian meals.

Cherry Heering Liqueur Profile and Cocktail Recipes
Cherry Heering is a popular cherry-flavored liqueur that has a sweet, natural cherry taste and is perfect for mixing into cocktails like the Singapore Sling.

Cocktail Party Hosting Tips (Food and Drink Menu Ideas)
Cocktail parties are a classic event that can be as simple or as complex as you desire. Find advice and articles for planning a successful party of any size.






5 Impressive Cocktails for the Thanksgiving Table
Complement your Thanksgiving Day feast with these five tasty cocktail and mocktail recipes that have all the seasonal flavors you are looking for.

Pear Naked Sailor Rum Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Pear Naked Sailor, a mixed drink of Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum, pear puree, ginger nectar, lime juice, Angostura Bitters, and ginger ale.

Galliano L'Autentico Liqueur Profile and Cocktail Recipes
Galliano L'Autentico Liqueur is an Italian herbal liqueur that has notes of vanilla and anise. This gold-colored spirit is essential for the Harvey Wallbanger.

Chivas Regal 18 Year Old Scotch Whisky Review
Chivas Regal 18 Year Old Blended Scotch is a reasonably priced premium whisky that is a delightful sipper and this review compares it to Johnnie Walker Blue.

Stinger Brandy and Mint Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Stinger, a popular short mixed drink of brandy and creme de menthe that is an excellent, light dessert drink.

Americano Campari Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for an Americano, a classic aperitif cocktail of Campari and dry vermouth, served on the rocks with a splash of soda.

Scotch and Club Soda Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Scotch and Soda, an easy mixed drink of Scotch and club soda.

Bols Genever Rembrandt Cocktail Gin Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Rembrandt Cocktail, a mixed drink of Bols Genever, Galliano L'autentico, simple syrup, wild hibiscus syrup, egg white, and orange, lemon and lime juices.

Yellow Bird Cocktail Rum Recipe
A rum-infused take on the popular Screwdriver cocktail, the Yellow Bird recipe is easy and a nice orange juice mixed drink to enjoy anytime.

Harvey Wallbanger Cocktail Recipe
The Harvey Wallbanger is a simple mixed drink of vodka, orange juice, and Galliano that saw its first rise to glory in the discos of the 1970's.

Golden Dream Cocktail Recipe
Enjoy this orange cream martini for dessert or any time that you're in the mood for a light, sweet cocktail.

Candy Corn Shooter Recipe
Shooter recipe for a Candy Corn, a popular layered shot of Galliano liqueur, orange curacao liqueur and cream made to look like the popular Halloween candy.

Golden Cadillac Cocktail Martini - Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Golden Cadillac, a creamy martini drink of Galliano, creme de cacao and cream.

Bourbon Whiskey History Timeline - Important Events
Bourbon is the America's Native Spirit and much of the whiskey's history intertwines with the country's. Here are a few of the key events in bourbon's life.

Bourbon Whiskey History Timeline - Important Events
Bourbon is the America's Native Spirit and much of the whiskey's history intertwines with the country's. Here are a few of the key events in bourbon's life.

Islay Scotch Whisky Basics and Distilleries
Discover the wonderful array of single malt Scotch whisky produced on the island of Islay. Though they are stylized as bold whiskies, there are a few surprises.

Canadian Mist Black Diamond Whisky Review
Canadian Mist Black Diamond is an upgrade from the popular Canadian whisky offered by the brand. It has a bolder flavor while remaining at a very low price.

Top Picks for Scotch Whiskey
From the lowlands to the highlands and the best blends, explore a collection of some of the best Scotch whisky tasted by our whiskey expert.

Michael Collins Single Malt Irish Whiskey Review
Michael Collins is a popular Irish whiskey label that is best known for its blended whiskey. Their single malt whiskey is even better and it is affordable.

Review: Three Sheets Barrel-Aged Rum from Ballast Point
Ballast Point Barrel-Aged Rum is an American-made rum distilled from raw sugar. Aged in new charred oak barrels, it is a fantastic aged rum to drink.

Jabriel Donohue's Problem Solver Cocktail Recipe
A complex and fascinating modern cocktail, the Jabriel Donohue's Problem Solver includes rye whiskey, Cherry Heering, Benedictine and Fernet Branca.

Horses Neck (with a Kick) Cocktail with Knob Creek
A fun bourbon cocktail, the Knob Creek Horse's Neck (with a Kick) is a spicy variation of the popular whiskey highball that uses ginger beer for that kick.

Wild Turkey Bourbon Whiskey Mint Tea Cocktail Recipe
The Wild Turkey Mint Tea is a fantastic spiked tea that uses bourbon, fresh mint, and black to create a refreshing pitcher of sweet tea perfect for a party.

Wild Turkey Sparkling Tea Cocktail Recipe
This Wild Turkey Sparkling Tea recipe is the perfect summer tea drink for a small party and is spiked with a sweet bourbon honey liqueur.

Royal Hot Wings Recipe with Crown Royal Canadian Whisky
A fun and simple recipe, these Royal Hot Wings add Canadian whisky to a hot sauce and horseradish chicken wing sauce and it is a perfect game day food.

Flavor Infused Voodoo Tiki Tequila
Voodoo Tiki Tequila has a full line of tequilas, traditional and flavored. This page explores some of the fantastic naturally infused flavored tequilas, which include prickly pear and lime. Page 2.

Interview with Amanda Buhr Head Bartender of Zoe Lounge
Amanda Buhr is the head bartender of the Zoe Lounge in the W New Orleans Hotel. In this interview, she talks about the New Orleans cocktail scene, and gives advice for women bartenders. Page 2.

Brinley Gold Flavored Rum Review
The Brinley family has taken the island flair of St. Kitts in the Caribbean into a unique line of flavored rums including naturally infused coconut, coffee, lime, mango and vanilla.

Liquor Review of Brinley Vanilla, Coconut, Coffee, Mango and Lime Flavored Rums
The Brinley family has taken the island flair of St. Kitts in the Caribbean into a unique line of flavored rums. This page reviews Brinley Gold Coconut and Mango rum flavors. Page 2.

Frozen Lime Daiquiri Cocktail Recipe
Blend up this simple and delicious Frozen Lime Daiquiri. It uses your favorite rum, fresh lime, and a little syrup. Also find out how to easily add more flavor.

IXA Silver Tequila Review - Organic Tequila
IXA Tequila is a handcrafted, organic tequila produced by Green Bar Collective and is made with the philosophy of being as environmentally as possible.

El Presidente Rum Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for an El Presidente, a pineapple-flavored variation of a Daiquiri made of light rum, pineapple and lime juices and grenadine.

Tru2 Organic Gin Review
Tru2 Organic Gin is 100% certified organic, using 14 botanicals for flavor and its unique amber color. It is a great gin that is eco-friendly and natural.

Interview with Amanda Buhr, Head Bartender of the Zoe Lounge at the W New Orleans Hotel - Professional Bartender Profile
Amanda Buhr is the head bartender of the Zoe Lounge in the W New Orleans Hotel. She is creating some amazing cocktails and has advice for women bartenders and working in a busy hotel bar.

Devil's Punch Tequila Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for Devil's Punch, an easy citrus and tequila mixed drink with orange and sweet and sour lemon flavors.

Alberta Rye Whiskey Dark Batch Review
An early 2015 release from Alberta Rye, Dark Batch is a flavorful rye whiskey that uses the expert blending of Canada to create a fantastic drink.

The Peaches and Scream Whiskey Cocktail Recipe
The Peaches and Scream is a sweet and creamy bourbon, peach, apple, and cinnamon cocktail that is perfect for Halloween or any fall occasion.

Three Peppermint Patty Cocktail Recipes
Cocktail recipe for a Peppermint Patty, a creamy peppermint and chocolate flavored lowball drink served on the rocks that is absolutely delicious.


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10 Delicious Candy Cocktails for Your Sweet Tooth
Bring your favorite candy treats into the world of cocktails with these 10 delicious drink recipes that are filled with sweet flavors and are too much fun.


The Spare Room's Children of the Corn Cocktail Recipe
The Children of the Corn is a fun cocktail for Halloween parties that is made with a candy corn-infused vodka, cinnamon syrup, and lemon juice.

Candy Corn Oranges Shooter Recipe
Shooter recipe for Candy Corn Oranges, a fun and unique Jell-O shot made of orange layers in an orange rind mold to resemble the popular Halloween candy.

Candy Corn Cocktail Recipe
Created by Jonathan Pogash, this Candy Corn cocktail recipe is unusual in that it infuses gin with kettle corn and uses a citrus peel grenadine.

UV Cake Candy Corn Cocktail Recipe
This Candy Corn Cocktail recipe features UV Cake vodka, orange juice, milk, and amaretto and uses a colored rim to create a fun candy finish.

UV Vodka Caramel Appletini Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a UV Caramel Appletini, a green apple martini martini made of UV Apple Vodka and butterscotch schnapps.

Gummy Worm Martini Vodka Cocktail Recipe
Designed to taste like one of our favorite childhood candies, the Gummy Worm Martini uses two fruit-flavored vodkas, blue curacao, and soda.

Easy Gummy Bear Martini - Vodka Cocktail Recipe
Sweet and simple, this Gummy Bear Martini recipe is a fun cocktail that includes raspberry vodka with peach and cranberry and a gummy bear garnish.

Mound Bar Cocktail Recipe - Rum and Hot Cocoa
Cocktail recipe for a Mound Bar, a warm mixed drink of coconut rum and hot chocolate that is ideal for warming up on cold winter days.

Paranormal Activity or Licorice Trick Absinthe Cocktail Recipe
The Paranormal Activity, or Licorice Trick, cocktail recipe is for those who love anise (black licorice) as it includes absinthe and sambuca in a coconut cream.

Jelly Bean Shooter Recipe
The Jelly Bean is a layered shot of blackberry brandy, sambuca, and Southern Comfort and it's a lot of fun at parties.

Licorice Stick Martini Vodka Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Licorice Stick, a vodka and sambuca martini that has the flavor of anise and black licorice.

Dr. Teeth Cocktail Recipe - Milky Way-Infused Bourbon
Break out the Milky Way candy bars, the Dr. Teeth cocktail recipe requires them for a bourbon infusion. That's just the beginning of this fun chocolate drink.

Van Gogh Vodka PB&J Frappe Cocktail Recipe
This PB&J Frappe recipe features Van Gogh Vodka's PB&J Vodka and blends it up into a fun frozen drink that resembles the favorite sandwich.

Green Holiday Hopper Cocktail Recipe
The Holiday Hopper is a take on the popular Grasshopper cocktail. It's mint-chocolate and cream base is accented with melon liqueur.

SKYY Vodka Candy Cane Cocktail Recipe
This Candy Cane cocktail recipe is a fun mix of berry vodka with chocolate, peppermint, and grenadine, with a creamy base that is perfect for the holidays.

Bitters Definition and Brands of Bitters
Bitters are used to add a hint of flavor to many of our favorite cocktails and they now come in a variety of flavors. Read about bitters and the top brands available.

How to Make Cinnamon Simple Syrup for Drinks
Recipe for a Cinnamon Simple Syrup, an easy to make cinnamon-flavored drink sweetener that can be used in a number of cocktails and drinks.

Bloody Shirley Temple Syringe Shot Recipe
The Bloody Shirley Temple transforms an innocent drink into a party shooter for adults. Cranberry vodka, a glass of soda, and a shot syringe is all you need.

How to Make Black Vodka
Transform your favorite vodka into black vodka with this simple trick. Use it for Halloween cocktails and other recipes that call for black vodka or Blavod.

Spiced Pumpkin Cocktail Recipe with Pumpkin Vodka
Cocktail recipe for a Spiced Pumpkin, a mixed drink of Pinnacle Pumpkin Pie Vodka, Irish cream liqueur, and half & half.

Classic Obituary Cocktail Absinthe and Gin Recipe
The Obituary Cocktail is a classic recipe that adds the distinct anise flavor of absinthe to the classic Gin Martini mix and it is unforgettable.

Ketel One Vodka's Blood Martini Cocktail Recipe
This Blood Martini cocktail recipe mixes citrus vodka with ginger liqueur, grape juice, and blackberry syrup for a tasty Halloween cocktail.

Frog in a Blender Frozen Vodka Cocktail Recipe
The Frog in a Blender is a great cocktail for Halloween and is a simple vodka-cranberry mix that looks like you added frogs to your blender.

Midori Spider's Kiss Vodka Cocktail Recipe
A dramatic cocktail for Halloween, the Spider's Kiss is a simple recipe featuring the green of Midori and includes a few ghoulish garnishes for a great visual.

Halloween Hpnotist Vodka Cocktail Recipe
The Halloween Hypnotist is a three ingredient vodka martini that you can light up with a glow stick to fit your party theme.

Jack O' Lantern Cocktail Recipe from The Lobby Bar
Carve your own pumpkin garnish for this great Halloween cocktail called the Jack O'Lantern, which mixes Jack Daniel's and absinthe.

Bayou Slime Rum Halloween Cocktail Recipe
The Bayou Slime is a creepy cocktail that is perfect for Halloween. The recipe is a mix of dark rum, fresh mint, spiced syrup, and egg white.

Black Magic Vodka Cocktail Recipe
Create a simple refreshing soda highball for Halloween or any 'dark' affair using this Black Magic recipe that uses black vodka and grenadine.

Liquore Strega Herbal Liqueur Profile and Cocktail Recipes
Strega is a yellow Italian liqueur that has been made since 1860 of a variety of herbs and spices, including mint and saffron.

Torii Toddy Cocktail Recipe - Warm Whiskey Drink
Cocktail recipe for a Torri Toddy, a mixed drink of Yamazaki 12 year whiskey, lemon juice, honey, Yellow Chartreuse, bitters, and chrysanthemum tea.

Knob Creek Sour Ginger Cocktail Recipe
Fresh grapefruit and lemon juices pair with ginger liqueur and Knob Creek Bourbon Whiskey to make the fun, refreshing Knob Creek Ginger Sour cocktail.

Andee Swanson's Whiskey Glazed Sausage Recipe
Looking for a new little smokie recipe to serve at the game day party? Try this whiskey glazed sausage recipe that pairs barbecue sauce with Jack Daniels.

What is the History of Irish Whiskey?
Irish whiskey is one of the oldest and most popular whiskies of the world. Time wasn't always good to this whiskey, but one drink may have saved it all.

Red Apple and Bourbon Fizz Cocktail Recipe
Chef Tourondel's Red Apple and Bourbon Fizz is a fun mixed drink that pairs red apples with Maker's Mark Bourbon to create a refreshing whiskey highball.

Learn About Different Styles of Soda to Use in Mixed Drinks
Club soda, tonic water, ginger ale, and cola are just a few of the sodas you will need to know when mixing drinks in your bar and are important to understand.

Hibiki 12 Year Old Japanese Whisky Review
A smooth sipper, Hibiki 12 is an excellent example of what Japanese whisky is. The blend of 30 aged whiskies is reminiscent of Scotch and is a true delight.

Michael Collins Blended Irish Whiskey Review
Michael Collins Blended Irish Whiskey has long been a popular brand of whiskey that is a staple of the bar, both as a sipper and a cocktail mixer.

Distilled Spirit Review: Voodoo Tiki Tequila
Voodoo Tiki Tequila has a full line of tequilas, traditional and flavored. This budding company is now producing blanco, reposado and two anejo tequilas along with some fantastic naturally infused flavored tequilas.

Q Drinks Ginger Blast Cocktail Recipe
The Ginger Blast cocktail recipe features the fantastic taste of Q Ginger soda against a background of SNAP ginger liqueur, bourbon, and orange bitters.

Spiked Hawaiian Beer Mixed Drink Recipe
The Spiked Hawaiian is a fun drink that mixes beer with chile-infused tequila as well as pineapple and celery juices. It's an experience for sure.

Scarlett Letter Gin Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Scarlett Letter, a mixed drink of No. 3 Gin, cranberry puree, honey syrup, and sparkling wine.

Greenore 8 Year-Old Single Grain Irish Whiskey Review
Greenore Single Grain Irish Whiskey is a stand out among the world of Irish whiskey. It is a fine whiskey distilled primarily of corn in a column still.

Black Bull 30 Year Old Blended Scotch Whisky Review
Black Bull produces a fantastic line of blended Scotch whisky that is perfect for the connoisseur. The 30 Year Old expression was a dream to taste.

Pancetta Spinach Salad with Barenjager-Orange Vinaigrette
Chef Ryan Scott's Spinach Salad recipe with pancetta, goat cheese, hazelnuts and a honey-orange vinaigrette that includes the sweet honey liqueur, Barenjager.

Drambuie BBQ Sauce Recipe
An interesting twist on BBQ sauce, this homemade version includes the honey spice liqueur Drambuie and it is great for anything you throw on the barbecue.

Big Game Salsa Recipe - Cooking with Tequila
A delicious and easy recipe for Big Game Salsa that is filled with fresh tomatoes and chili peppers, a little garlic and tequila. It's perfect for game day.

The Best Cheap American Whiskey for Under $20
Explore 6 of the best bottles of American whiskey that are inexpensive. Bourbon, rye whiskey, and Tennessee whiskey, there is a cheap whiskey for everyone.

The Root to Longevity Cocktail Recipe by Jason Walsh
The Root to Longevity is a unique cocktail recipe that features Plymouth Gin with a fresh beet puree and mint. It's a drink for the adventurous.

Bugs Cutty Cocktail Recipe with Cutty Sark Whisky
The Bugs Cutty is an adventurous cocktail recipe that pairs Cutty Sark Prohibition Edition Scotch Whisky with Amaro Meletti, Chartreuse, and carrot juice.

Carrot and Cilantro Cooler Tequila Cocktail Recipe
The Carrot & Cilantro Cooler is a fun cocktail of Herradura silver tequila, carrot and orange juice, and cilantro leaves that may cure a hangover

Ruby Queen Cocktail Recipe with Cutty Sark Scotch Whisky
The Ruby Queen cocktail is an exciting experiment in flavors. The unusual recipe mixes Cutty Sark Scotch Whisky with fresh beet juice for a taste experience.

What Beverages Pair Well with Kung Pao Chicken?
Find beer, wine, and cocktail pairing suggestions for that favorite Chinese dish, Kung Pao Chicken. It's spice makes it a challenge and here are some great drinks.

Caribbean Mahi Mahi Holiday Soup Recipe
Recipe for Caribbean Mahi Mahi Holiday Soup that is a simple dish of mahi mahi fish, herbs and spices, garlic, tomatoes, and Golden Sun Tommy Bahama Rum.

Organic Nation Vodka and Gin Review
Organic Nation of Ashland, Oregon produces a certified organic vodka and gin that are great for mixing in cocktails and a nice addition to the liquor cabinet.

Oster Quick Chilling Wine Chiller Review
The Oster Quick Chilling Wine Chiller does just that. This electric wine chiller cools a bottle of wine to the perfect drinking temperature within minutes.

La Fee Parisienne Absinthe Review
La Fee Absinthe is a very nice example of traditional absinthe and was one of the first French absinthes to return after the notorious spirit was banned.

The Aztec Legend of the Agave and Tequila
An Aztec legend tells the love story that led to the creation of the agave plant and why today's tequila has special intoxicating, soul soothing properties.

What is the Effect of Aging on Liquor?
Find out about the aging process in distilled spirits, how to tell the age of alcohol, and why certain alcohol is aged longer than others.

Apèritif Definition and Cocktail Recipes
The word aperitif refers to a group of often bitter distilled spirits like Campari, Dubonnet, and vermouth and the pre-dinner cocktails they are mixed in.

10 Delicious Fall Martinis - Autumn Cocktails
Fancy, flavorful, and fun, the flavors of fall come to life in these ten cocktail recipes that include our favorite tastes of autumn with martini style.

Cafe Caribbean Cocktail Recipe - Hot Coffee and Rum
Cocktail recipe for a Cafe Caribbean, a warm drink of rum, amaretto and hot, black coffee topped with whipped cream and chocolate.

Nevada Cocktail Rum Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Nevada Cocktail, a light rum martini with grapefruit and lime juices and a dash of bitters.

Cuban Rose Rum Cocktail Recipe
The Cuban Rose is a simple and beautiful rum cocktail that uses just three ingredients and it's perfect for any occasion.

Bishop Cocktail Recipe - Classic Rum and Red Wine Drink
Red wine is essential in a Bishop Cocktail, though many of the classic recipes include rum. Learn how to make a Bishop three different ways.

Dulce de Leche Rum Cocktail Recipe
Simple and delicious, the Dulce de Leche cocktail combines rum with sweet chocolate and milk for a decadent drink.

Grand Rum Toddy Cocktail Recipe
Cocktail recipe for a Grand Rum Toddy, a hot mixed drink of rum, Grand Marnier or Gran Gala orange liqueurs, lime juice and hot water.