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Cocktail Making Tips

Cocktail Making Tips

Welcome to the Funkin cocktail making hub, where you can find everything you need to create the most perfect cocktails! Whether you’re looking for some simple cocktail making tips and hints or have a specific question in mind, our skilled bartenders are on hand to bring you the best tricks of the trade only someone on the inside would know. Now that’s what we call service!

Learn how to master basics such as stirring, shaking, muddling and mixing, and find answers to burning questions like “How long should you shake a cocktail for?” Our cocktail making hacks will also have you producing professional-looking cocktails the cheat’s way – from creating your own syrups to what to do if you don’t have a shaker or jigger. Everybody can become a cocktail expert with just a little know-how and the right tools – it’s all about having fun and finding your own personal style.

So pick up a few of your favourite Funkin mixers, grab your spirit of choice and let’s get started!

Cocktail Making for Beginners: #1: Ice - If you’re confused by what ice to use, we’ve got your back. Here you will find more about the main types of ice, and a good cocktail recipe should ideally specify which one will best meet the needs of your beverage. 

Different Ways to Mix a Cocktail - Check out these basic mixing methods for making your favourite cocktails. The cocktail love starts right here.

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