What Are the Different Types of Liquor?

What Are the Different Types of Liquor?

Whether you’re expanding the drinks in your home bar or getting into distilled spirits for the first time, you should know what types of liquor are out there. Learning the different types of liquor creates a foundation for moving onto cocktails and mixed drinks, and it allows you to understand the best way to drink each spirit, either by itself or in a beverage. But what exactly is liquor? As the base of countless cocktails, liquor serves as an essential addition to almost every mixed drink. There are many kinds of liquor made of all different ingredients, giving them complex flavors and …
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15 Famous New York Cocktails and How to Make Them

15 Famous New York Cocktails and How to Make Them

Ah, the Big Apple. Famous for its skyscraping high rises, hot dogs, theaters, neon-lit streets, cheesecakes, diverse cultural heritage and — you guessed it — cocktails. These classic New York cocktails encompass the city that never sleeps in origin or personality — or both. Because these drinks have unique stories, flavor profiles and histories all their own, sipping them maps out a mixologist’s journey through this one-of-a-kind city. Discover how to mix some of the quintessential famous New York cocktails from the convenience of your own home, wherever that may be. Classic New York Cocktails and Their Recipes Ready for …
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How to Make Mixed Drinks at Home

How to Make Mixed Drinks at Home

Forget the bar crawl! The best mixed drinks, cocktails and libations can be enjoyed from the comfort of your home — provided you have a few stocked staples and taste buds willing to get creative. Making mixed drinks and cocktails at home is simple and fun, even without a restaurant-worthy bar cart. Master your inner mixologist with the following easy cocktail recipes you can whip up in your kitchen — some classics, and some twists on old favorites, but each leaving your friends wondering if you secretly have a bartender’s license. What Should I Have at Home to Mix Cocktail Drinks? …
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