As with wine, the world of cocktails has its very own vocabulary, often confusing to the outsider. Cocktails: the key terms is our lowdown of some of the principle words and their meanings. COLLINS – Tall cool punch-like drinks. Any basic liquor with the juice of lemon or lime, over ice cubes, in a frosted highball […]Read More..
“Cocktail” is indeed a curious name for a drink. There are dozens of stories in contemporary culture hypothesizing over the origins of the term (the key ones below are covered in Swizzle, our cocktail making & tasting event). One of the first written references to the cocktail (as a drink based on spirits with other […]Read More..