Alyssa Florentine/Butcher and Rye
Craft cocktails are all the rage and mixology is alive and well throughout the country. Whether you prefer a simple cocktail (the type your parents might have enjoyed, like a gimlet) or something a bit hipper (from prohibition-styled cocktails to exotic mixes), Pittsburgh has it all.
Mixing drinks has become such an artform around the world that global competitions have popped up to find the world's best bartender. The eighth Global Cocktail Challenge took place last week at the H...
When I was asked to participate in a mixology competition at the SpiritHouse in Toronto's King West neighbourhood recently, I didn't hesitate. The winner snagged a trip to Trinidad & Tobago. My confidence at that point belonged on the top shelf. Then a flash of disaster came into my head.
This summer, you need not be a mixologist or have a fully stocked bar to serve up something fabulous for your guests. Summer drinks are all about fun, so check out these five ingredients that are sure to wow your guests' tastebuds and make them think you are one hot bartender!