Tag Archives: Mixology Monday

• Mistakes that are ruining your homemade cocktails

Mistakes that are ruining your homemade cocktails

Drinking at home: You’re doing it wrong. It’s not surprising that the budget-conscious might choose to do a little at-home mixology. Even classic cocktails at your favorite bar can cost upward of $12 these days, with high-end and craft spirits or unusual ingredients pushing the price even higher. Heck, it’s not that unusual to see […]

• Medicinal Mixology: Cocktails Treat Symptoms. Doctor’s orders.

Medicinal Mixology: Cocktails Treat Symptoms. Doctor’s orders.

These boozy drinks might just help you with that cough of yours. “We’re serving cocktails that allow the well-heeled crowd to ingest medicinal ingredients in ways they like,” says mixologist Neal Bodenheimer, co-owner of the aptly named Cure in New Orleans. A 2010 University of Texas study showed that one to two drinks a day […]

• Coming Up: The Manhattan Cocktail Classic in NYC

Coming Up: The Manhattan Cocktail Classic in NYC

Part festival, part fête, part conference, part cocktail party – the Manhattan Cocktail Classic is an annual celebration of the myriad points of intersection between cocktails and culture. With nearly one hundred events spread across five days and four boroughs, and a multi-day trade conference to boot – the Manhattan Cocktail Classic offers a vast […]