Whether it’s an evening out with friends, a date night, or just relaxing at home after a long week, sipping on a cocktail or casual mixed drink is how many of us like to unwind. But what if you’re trying to watch your carbohydrates, calories, or alcohol consumption in general? If you’re trying to make some healthier choices, drink less sugar, or stick to a diet like keto or low carb, you’re in the right place!
So many recipes call for simple syrup, but what is it and what’s the best way to make it? Should you just buy it instead, and if not, why? Let’s dive deep into all things simple syrup and find out the answers to these and so many more syrup questions!
Demerara simple syrup adds sweetness and mild molasses flavor to drinks of all kinds, from classic cocktails to iced coffees and smoothies.
The Negroni is a classic Italian cocktail made with gin, sweet vermouth, and the bitter liqueur Campari. Although it’s a simple, three ingredient cocktail, it’s actually a pretty easy drink to mess up.
There are more tools available to the home bartender today than ever before. You can scroll page after page of cocktail shakers on Amazon, and even my local grocery store stocks professional-grade jiggers and julep strainers. If you’re a new home mixologist, how do you know where to get started? What tools do you really …
Gin is one of the most popular spirits and one of the most common liquors used in cocktails. From Prohibition era classics like the Bees Knees to the iconic Martini or the eternally refreshing Gin and Tonic, there’s a gin cocktail for just about everyone.