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How Alcohol Bitters Are Made

Bitters, once the sole province of masterful barroom mixologists, are returning to the spotlight thanks to the growing popularity of Prohibition Era cocktails and old-timey booze recipes that often include the herbal mixture. Making bitters involves a delicate process of mixing herbal flavors, either through infusion or distillation, in a balanced base of water and

Nemo Hot Toddy Recipe

Hot, Spicy and Just-In-Time-For-Winter-Storm-Nemo Toddy Brief: Seeing as winter storm Nemo is looming and it is cold almost everywhere, I thought it appropriate to remake one of my favorite cold weather hot toddy recipes. This is also a great recipe if you have a cold as it does a great job of clearing the sinuses.