Friday (Non) Liquor Spotlight #17: Simple Syrups!


Happy Friday, everyone!

We wanted to take a little time today to go back to basics and give a bit of a refresher course on the ever-important creation of simple syrup and its many siblings.

This sweet addition can often make or break a drink, so it is important that we take the time to get everyone on the same page.


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TBT Classic Cocktail #13: The Zombie!

photo 3 (7) Happy Throwback Thursday, readers!

In case it has not become clear to you yet, we here at The Woman At The Bar are huge tiki drink fans. But above all the tiki drinks, our favorite is the ominously named and ridiculously delicious Zombie.

And because we love you so much, we decided to stop holding out on you and just give you our recipe already!

You’re welcome.

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Tuesday Tools & Tricks #2: Sh-Sh-Shakers!

Boston Shaker

Happy Tuesday, everyone! For today’s Tools & Tricks we decided to answer a burning question sent in by several of our readers about a very important topic: cocktail shakers.

Lets get started!

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Monday Funday #2: The Mojave

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Is it really Monday again? Already?! We hope all of your weekends were amazing, dear readers, and welcome back to The Woman At The Bar for our favorite day: Monday Funday!

This is a very special week for us here, as we are celebrating the countdown to Coachella! The annual music festival starts this Friday out in the California desert, and because we are both so excited and so generous, we will be kicking off the week with not one, not two, but THREE Woman At The Bar original recipes–all desert inspired–so even if you can’t be there you can drink like you are. First up: The Mojave!

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TBT Classic Cocktail #1: San Francisco Pisco Punch!

Pisco Punch


Happy Thursday, Woman At The Bar-ers (WATB-ers? Lets start workshopping some new identifiers for our readers, I think…)

Since Twitter officially took over the world with the institution of Throwback Thursday and since The Woman At The Bar is herself a slave to the internet meme zeitgeist, we have decided that our Throwback Thursday will be dedicated to a classic cocktail from the American past. We will work to bring you recipes for the best version of the staples, and introduce you to a few you may not be familiar with!

To kick it off, we are heading back to San Francisco in the 1800s with the San Francisco Pisco Punch. Check it out!

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