Your mixology spirit guide.

How-to guides & detailed recipes for good-looking and tasty cocktails.

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Best Sparkling Water for Making Cocktails

There's great satisfaction in enjoying a cocktail that has a nice strong fizz—one that you can hear and feel tingling around your palette.

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List of Useful Cocktail-ware Sites

Here's a list of websites to buy useful and unique (not tacky)  cocktail- ware: glass, tools, accessories, etc. 📌 Useful as a gift-guide as well.

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Ranch Water (In A Bottle)

Somedays, the sun shines so bright that your thermometer seems close to shattering. Surviving when it's scorching hot outside is a struggle. It feels like it's easier to sweat than to produce a thought. The cold mineral water will quench your thirst, the lime juice replenishes your electrolytes, and the

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High Proof Tequila Old Fashioned (with Tapatio 110)

Deconstructed Drinks is reader-supported. When you buy through links on this site, I may earn an affiliate commission at no cost to you. Learn more. When everything seems to be going wrong - problems pile on top of problems, and that 'glass-half-empty' feeling starts taking over—a high proof cocktail

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Coffeeshop Syrups

Here's a collection of made-from-scratch syrup recipes used in a coffeeshop setting. Moving beyond the classic syrup and then towards a whole new world of creative concoctions. A really great cup of brewed coffee or espresso will never need a sweeter.  But there are other occasions when you might want

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Oak Chip Infused Coffee Old Fashioned

This is a flavor enhancement on the traditional Cafe Old Fashioned. It adds more vanilla notes, and the chocolate bitters compliment the flavors from the oak chips.

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Matcha on Nitro

Matcha is a new staple with Millennials and Gen Z. Everyone just loves the calming and energizing effects of matcha. The Japanese have been using this stuff for centuries; it’s packed with antioxidants and health benefits.

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Cacao Infused Whipped Cream

I made this recipe to add another layer of flavor on coffee drinks. At the coffeeshop, we used this on a hot coffee drink sweetened with a spice syrup. This can also be used to level an Irish coffee cocktail.

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Bottled Margaritas

Sometimes you need a little help with serving cocktails at a gathering. That’s where bottled Margaritas comes in handy.

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10 Gift Ideas for the Coffee Snob in Your Life.

Deconstructed Drinks is reader-supported. When you buy through links on this site, I may earn an affiliate commission at no cost to you. Learn more. You love coffee. You love your coffee-lover friend, wife, husband, or entanglement, etc. You don't want to disappoint them and you want your coffee-related gift

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A Beginner's Guide To Negronis

There are those who venerate the Negroni, and there are those who despise it. Let's go over some commonly asked questions.

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Cafe Old Fashioned (Non-Alcoholic Recipe)

Most of us drink coffee because we have to—it's vital to our professional and personal survival. But sometimes, what we really want to be doing is drinking is a tasty cocktail—but it's not 5 o'clock yet. Enter The Café Old Fashioned. This non-alcoholic—and supercharged—cold brew coffee