What is a Coupe Glass?

standard April 3, 2015 Leave a response

What is a Coupe Glass?Coupe glasses don’t get a lot of love from home bartenders and in-fact it seems like most don’t know anything about them. But after recently falling for a pair of thrift store rescues, I thought I’d take a moment to spread my admiration of the classic cocktail coupe.… Read More ...

The Graduated Shot Glass

standard March 16, 2015 1 response

My Barsenal - The Graduated Shot GlassIf you’re serious about making cocktails, you’ll need one of these: A Graduated Shot Glass. You can’t make truly great cocktails without one.

Graduated Shot GlassA graduated shot glass is essentially a measuring cup, but for booze. A good one will have measurements for several different kinds of measurements including ounces, tablespoons, teaspoons, and milliliters (in case you are feeling metric).… Read More ...

Home Bar Tour: Lincoln Avenue

standard February 18, 2015 2 responses

Home Bar Tour: Lincoln AvenueNo matter how many posts I’ve read about home bartending, I must admit I’ve always wondered about what the author actually uses at home. Do they really buy all the obscure tools and liquors that they incorporate into their posts, or are the just blowing smoke?… Read More ...