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Easy Chambord Margarita Recipe you can Make at Home

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Easy Chambord Margarita Recipe you can Make at Home

A few people have asked for a Chambord Margarita recipe so we put on our testing hats and tried several recipes. There are quite a lot of variations available that include ingredients like pomegranate or pineapple juice but we liked this one from James Beard the best.  Although we liked it we found it a little sweet for our palate so in our recipe below we increased the vodka and lime a little. As with all cocktails the recipes are not cast in stone so play around with the ingredients until you get the perfect mix for your taste. I have...

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Copper Hacks: How to Clean Copper Cups at Home like a Pro!

Copper

Copper Hacks: How to Clean Copper Cups at Home like a Pro!

Copper is still one of the most popular trends in bartending and home decor. This is especially true of Moscow Mules, which are known for their tangy icy cold goodness that never goes out of style. However, after some time, you'll probably notice that your copper items are not as shiny as they once were perhaps showing water spots, tarnish, and other issues beginning to ruin the gorgeous surface you once admired. What's the best way to clean copper mugs? Let's have a look! The Quick and Easy Method for Mild Cases: Here’s what you’ll need: 4 lemons 5 tablespoons of...

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Bartender Cleaning Hacks: How to Clean Wine Glasses like a Pro!

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Bartender Cleaning Hacks: How to Clean Wine Glasses like a Pro!

It's crucial to maintain your wine glasses clean and crystal-clear, whether you're drinking from expensive stemware or inexpensive Ikea purchases. Stains and debris from earlier pours can alter the appearance and fragrances of your wine, affecting your perception of its color, scent, and taste. Using The Dishwasher Safely: Most people think hand washing is a much better alternative when it comes to keeping wine glasses clean and avoiding the risk of breaking them. However, using the top rack of a dishwasher is a good way to find a balance between speed, practicality and safety, just check with the manufacturer’s instructions...

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How to Choose the Best Hammered Copper Moscow Mule Mugs

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How to Choose the Best Hammered Copper Moscow Mule Mugs

Moscow Mule fans claim that a solid copper mug is the only way to successfully enjoy this delectable cocktail. Cocktail connoisseurs are fiercely protective of their drink's standards and history. In this short post, we'll go over some of the most crucial aspects to keep in mind when selecting the best hammered copper mug for your needs. First things first. Have a clear budget in mind. Finding the right hammered copper Moscow mule mugs is not just about looking for the cheapest mug you can find. It’s about finding a balance between your available budget and a combination of qualities...

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How to Use a Microfiber Polishing Cloth to Remove Stains from Wine Glasses

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How to Use a Microfiber Polishing Cloth to Remove Stains from Wine Glasses

There’s nothing more frustrating than realizing mid-party that all your stemware has water spots. Although in the end it is harmless, it can definitely ruin the aesthetic appeal of a perfectly poured glass of wine. A glassware polishing cloth is a must-have item in any wine lover's arsenal of accessories. It can make a big difference when it comes to keeping your glassware sparkly and ready for the next social occasion at home. In this short article we will learn how to use a microfiber polishing cloth to remove stains from wine glasses and we’ll go over a few tricks...

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