Who doesn’t want to improve their homemade cocktails?
Abilene bartenders and mixologists gave us 6 quality tips about how to be successful mixing drinks at home. And they will make you want to get up and mix your own Gimlet A La Basil right now. But if you, like some of us at Scene, are still feeling a little lost, here are a few extra tips to keep you going.
Let’s start with the very beginning. It’s a very good place to start! Building an at home bar cabinet can seem like a daunting task. With so many alcohol options available, how do you pick what you need to build the cocktails you want? This is a prioritized shopping list of the basics. From spirits to liquors to mixers, this is a great place to start.
The tools of the trade are key to success, according to our Abilene mixologists. But what are the tools, and what purposes do they serve? This is a closer look at the hardware you need to serve up the cocktails you love.
How to Stir a Cocktail: It’s more complicated than you might think. Who knew you could go to such lengths to stir a drink correctly?
Yet more tips to ensure your homemade cocktails are the best that they can be.
Now that you’ve been educated about how to serve up the tastiest of mixed drinks at home, feel free to put those local drink recipes (98) to the “Home Bar” test! Or you could try one of these:
Obviously, the wonderful bartenders of Abilene Scene have honed their craft to perfection. There really will never be a replacement for the care and dedication they put into serving you the drinks you love. But that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be able to pour yourself a Cucumber Martini in the back yard.
Have you tried these Abilene cocktails at home? Which was your favorite?