Something Shaken

Ramos Gin Fizz. We have all heard of the drink, we have all read the tale of it being a twelve minute drink usually taking an army of willing bar patrons taking turns shaking until exhaustion. As amazing as these tales are I think maybe it wouldn’t be as hospitable in today’s cocktail bar. Especially…

What’s up with that shake?

Shaking drinks. Shaking drinks. Shaking drinks. We all shake our drinks. As just as there are many cocktails so are there many kinds of shaking. I can not for one tell you how to shake. There’s a certain rhythm you find and a certain showmanship you develop with every pulverized cocktail inside a tin. Before…