Tag Archives: Dave Arnold

• The Science Behind Shaking…a Cocktail. Learn How Here.

The Science Behind Shaking…a Cocktail. Learn How Here.

The search for the perfect shake: which techniques result in the lowest temperature? How long should you shake to achieve optimum dilution? Can a short, sharp shake get the same results as a long one? And is there a ‘perfect’ shaker out there? These burning questions lie behind Bacardi Brown-Forman’s quest to undertake the world’s […]

• Pairing Cocktails With Food. Yes.

Pairing Cocktails With Food. Yes.

As cocktails have moved toward center stage at many restaurants and nightspots, both restaurants and their customers have been looking to pair cocktails with food. The trick is to compromise the taste of neither the drink or the dish, says Dave Arnold, who opened Booker and Dax bar in New York City with Momofuku chef […]