10 Far Too Common of Ways Your Bartender Is Ruining a Good Cocktail

Just because a bar looks fancy doesn’t mean their cocktails are held to a high standard. Many posh watering holes and barkeeps still source their sour mix or margarita mix from big plastic jugs and are more than happy to use bottom-shelf tequila or vodka when crafting your drink. Have we made you paranoid yet? Good. There are lots of ways a bartender can ruin your favorite cocktail, and as a conscientious drinker and paying customer, you should be aware of all of them. We’ve done the dirty work for you so you don’t have to imbibe anything subpar ever again.

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