Tag: Spirits

Barrel Aging – you have to try this!

Why Barrel Age – you can create your own unique cocktails or add depth to un-aged and inexpensive spirit at home using barrel aging.  Its super easy and just requires a bit of patience.

Using a small barrel, just 1-3-5 liters, will give you quick results. Even resting as little as 2-3 weeks will significantly change your spirit or cocktail. The barrel can impart hints of smoke, caramel and vanilla while making your drink smooth and complex. Continue reading “Barrel Aging – you have to try this!”