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The Cocktail Movement
Re-tracing the origins of The Cocktail Movement and the World's most popular cocktails
Curated by Gary Ford
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Grey Goose release a new melon flavoured Vodka

Grey Goose release a new melon flavoured Vodka | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it

Try some interesting new melon Vodka based cocktails, courtesy of Grey Goose..

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San Fran distillery doubles rye whiskey production - The Spirits Business

San Fran distillery doubles rye whiskey production - The Spirits Business | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
The Spirits Business San Fran distillery doubles rye whiskey production The Spirits Business While sales have been mostly driven by the cocktail renaissance, with bartenders keen to use rye in classic cocktails such as the Sazerac and Manhattan,...
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The Art of the Cocktail Garnish

The Art of the Cocktail Garnish | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
Our partner Tasting Table shares the best of food and drink culture. Today, Elyse Inamine describes eight eye-catching ways that bartenders are garnishing gourmet cocktails.
"Garnishes are an expression of a bartender's style," says

 

 


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Classic and Watermelon-Infused Frozen Negroni Cocktails by Stir and Strain on DrinkWire

Classic and Watermelon-Infused Frozen Negroni Cocktails by Stir and Strain on DrinkWire | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
It’s summertime folks. Let’s all take a backseat to being serious and let our hair down and deep freeze our favorite cocktails. That’s right. Snobbery be damned: I froze some...
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A Hidden Cocktail Lounge in Deep Ellum

A Hidden Cocktail Lounge in Deep Ellum | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
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Truth & Alibi - Behind the facade of this innocent looking Candy Store - Dallas' new cocktail lounge in Deep Ellum...

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10 Best Cocktails with Vodka

10 Best Cocktails with Vodka | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
My new found passion for Bar tending has given birth to this list of tempting Vodka Cocktails
From now on add a little more fun to your party ;)

1. Cosmopolitan

2. Blue Lagoon

3. Moscow Mule

4. Kiwi Caipiroska

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The Secret Origins of the Bloody Mary

The Secret Origins of the Bloody Mary | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
From Prohibition, Paris, and something called a "Bucket of Blood," to Hemingway, and your hangover

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Cocktail Science: Do Alcohol Calories Count? | Serious Eats: Drinks

Cocktail Science: Do Alcohol Calories Count? | Serious Eats: Drinks | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
[Photograph: puuikibeach on Flickr] Can you enjoy drinking booze while staying health-conscious? Personally, when I'm sipping a great cocktail, I'm already thinking of it as a splurge and a few more drops of sugar ("Whoa, can you use Splenda...

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David Wondrich Wins the 2013 Golden Spirit Award from Tales of the Cocktail

David Wondrich Wins the 2013 Golden Spirit Award from Tales of the Cocktail | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
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NEW ORLEANS – October 11, 2013 – Each year, Tales of the Cocktail® awards the “Golden Spirit Award” to the presenter who received the highest evaluation scores from seminar attendees. Through this award, Tales of the Cocktail® recognizes this individual for the outstanding talent shown for advancing the craft of the cocktail by sharing his or her knowledge with the cocktail industry. Tales of the Cocktail® is proud to announce that David Wondrich is this year’s Golden Spirit Award Winner

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The Hot Toddy might be the cure-all we've been waiting for

The Hot Toddy might be the cure-all we've been waiting for | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
Recipes: Hot toddy might be cure for what ails you
Tulsa World
She made two versions of her toddy for us: one using Captain Morgan Black Spiced Rum, the other Bulleit Bourbon whiskey.
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Prohibition in Helena: When the nation was 'dry,' liquor still flowed

Prohibition in Helena: When the nation was 'dry,' liquor still flowed | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
Prohibition in Helena: When the nation was 'dry,' liquor still flowed
Helena Independent Record
Helena roared along with the rest of the nation during the Roaring '20s and Prohibition.
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Ketel One puts a kick into summer's cocktails

Ketel One puts a kick into summer's cocktails | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
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Ketel One puts a kick into summer's cocktails
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It IS getting close to summer when there will be parties aplenty and some kicking cocktails will be right in the mix. If you are tired of the same old ...
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The golden rules of bartending

The golden rules of bartending | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it

Whether one is called “barman,” “barkeep,” “whiskey slinger,” “tavern keeper,” or “mixologist,” the trade of bartending has existed for thousands of years.

There are historical accounts from the time of Julius Caesar that detail various inns that were situated along major transportation routes that served wine and provisions to travelers, and no doubt featured a cast of wily bartenders and servers.

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The Coolest Speakeasies In America - Enterprise News

The Coolest Speakeasies In America - Enterprise News | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
The Coolest Speakeasies In America
Enterprise News
While the temperance movement is long gone, the secret watering holes haven't changed much, from the passwords required on entry to the caliber of handcrafted cocktails served.
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25 delicious summer cocktail recipes

25 delicious summer cocktail recipes | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
Sunshine and cocktails go hand-in-hand, or glass-in-hand to be more precise. Who doesn't fantasise about lying on a sun lounger with a cocktail somewhere in the immediate vicinity at least five times a day?
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The Best Cocktail Bars in London

The Best Cocktail Bars in London | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
Whether your drink of choice is a martini, a mojito or a negroni, read our suggestions for the best cocktail bars in London. Scarfes Bar at Rosewood London (Thanks to @BonVivantLiving for including City Social in the best cocktail #bars in London!
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Lolailo Sangria Spritzer - A Little Bite of Life

Lolailo Sangria Spritzer - A Little Bite of Life | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
A deliciously witty food, travel, entertainment and family lifestyle Arizona blog

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The Secret Origins of the Bloody Mary

The Secret Origins of the Bloody Mary | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
From Prohibition, Paris, and something called a "Bucket of Blood," to Hemingway, and your hangover

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Lolailo Sangria Spritzer, Perfect Labor Day Cocktail! - A Little Bite of Life

Lolailo Sangria Spritzer, Perfect Labor Day Cocktail! - A Little Bite of Life | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
A deliciously witty food, travel, entertainment and family lifestyle Arizona blog

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Price For New Cocktail includes ride in Maserati

Price For New Cocktail includes ride in Maserati | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
Price For New Cocktail At Langham Place Hotel Bar Includes Ride In Maserati CBS Local The cocktail – called the Quattroporte – is made with the top-shelf liquors Aperol, Amaro Nonino, and Plymouth gin, and stirred and strained into a flute full of...
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10 Best Vodka Cocktails

10 Best Vodka Cocktails | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
My new found passion for Bar tending has given birth to this list of tempting Vodka Cocktails
From now on add a little more fun to your party ;)

1. Cosmopolitan

2. Blue Lagoon

3. Moscow Mule

4. Kiwi Caipiroska

5.
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Chartreuse

Chartreuse | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
Liquor in general is a pretty colorful industry and the players involved can be quite fascinating on their own. Chartreuse stands as one of the most fascinating and legendary liquors ever, and I'm ...
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Fabrice Mollin's comment, October 27, 2013 7:12 AM
thank you for posting Gary. you are welcome to follow "the mystery of the chartreuse liqueur" updates on scoop.it and on facebook :-)
Gary Ford's comment, October 27, 2013 9:32 AM
Great - thanks Fabrice - do you ever come to the UK ? We're filming again next year - have a look at www.thecocktailmovement.tv - needs to be re-worked with more emphasis on the drinks and the recipes and the people that make up 'The World of Cocktails'.
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The science of cocktail making

The science of cocktail making | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
The science of cocktail making The New Indian Express “We make foams cocktails, use artificial caviar (liquid juice converted to juice-filled pearls through the process of spherification) and infuse spirits with different flavours (bacon-flavoured...
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Mixing and matching - learn from Chicago's best

Mixing and matching - learn from Chicago's best | The Cocktail Movement | Scoop.it
Dining Chicago (blog) Mixing and matching — learn from Chicago's best Dining Chicago (blog) During the June 18 cocktail tasting and class at Koi in Evanston, Bar Manager Dan Roer will show how to create some of Koi's signature cocktails and new...
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