What Rum is Made From

What is Rum Made From? Your Questions Answered!

One of the most popular liquors in the world is rum. Here in the United States, rum is an ingredient in so many common mixed drinks, many casual party goers don’t even realize it’s there. To this day, I still have to think twice to remember what’s in a daiquiri. If you’ve ever enjoyed a […]

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Summer Cocktails to Get You Through Your Next Family Reunion

Family Reunions, you either love them or hate them. Meeting your 6th cousin, 3rd removed for the first time and listening to your great uncle Buzz tell the same joke seven times within the span of an hour has never been more fun. You’re sweating bullets and being encouraged by everyone to awkwardly sit in […]

Mardi Gras Party Ideas

Mardi Gras Party Ideas that Will Get You All the Beads

For those of us that have to work on Fat Tuesday, and seldom never get the chance to actually travel to New Orleans, Mardi Gras can be a surreal experience. You see all your Facebook friends who somehow had the means to get there as they party the week away, gradually transitioning from Friday meme […]

Gin Mixed Drinks

The 10 Best Gin Drinks Since the Martini

Gin is a true contender for the most popular spirit of all time. When you crack open a book containing the all-time classic mixed drinks, you’ll find more gin cocktails than any other variety. From simple to elaborate, the one thins that is never missing from good gin drinks is flavor. The history of gin […]

Peeps Easter Cocktails

Easter Peeps Gin Rickey

This delectable Easter cocktail was created with classic Easter treats in mind. It was inspired by the classic gin rickey cocktail, which combines gin, lime juice, and club soda. Though the typical “rickey” is unsweetened, we wanted this Easter cocktail idea to represent well known sugary fun found at any egg hunt. This mixed drink […]

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Mad Men party ideas from the experts.

With the Mad Men final season upon us, we can’t decide whether to mourn or celebrate. On one hand, what some consider the best series of the last decade is ending, leaving an empty spot in the cerebral cable drama landscape. On the other hand, it’s one final chance to pull out all the stops, […]

St Patrick's Day Cocktails

Top 10 Cocktails for St. Patrick’s Day

Drinking holidays are a team favorite, of course, so we decided to do a roundup of our favorite St. Patrick’s Day drinks. The great thing about St. Patty’s Day is that not only do we celebrate with the consumption of booze, but it’s a tribute to the camaraderie of social drinking, and the truly close […]

Most Manly Drinks

15 Most Manly Drinks

What makes a drink manly? Which drinks require that you turn in your man card if you’re caught dead with it? It’s a highly debated topic that our experts here at HomeWetBar.com decided to get to the bottom of. Interestingly enough there are plenty of factors that go into making manly drinks. The first cardinal […]

12 Foolproof Tips for Mixing Cocktails

12 Foolproof Tips for Mixing Cocktails

There is nothing worse than a poorly made cocktail… but thanks to these ten tips you’ll never suffer through another one again.   1.  Use premium liquors. It cannot be overstated how important premium liquor is for a quality cocktail. We’re not saying you need to mix Macallan 25 year old scotch into that Dry […]