How To Rapidly Flavor Any Booze

on 01/11/12 at 12:07 pm

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Infusing liquor is the secret to a lot of great cocktails. You can add rosemary to rum. You can add beef to rye whiskey. The possibilities are endless, but one thing is constant. It takes a long time. Days — even weeks — sealed in a jar.

But there’s a trick used by infusion masters. It takes mere minutes and the flavour profile comes out almost exactly the same as a full infusion. The device is so effective, they call it “the time machine”. Here’s how nitrous oxide makes it happen.