Christopher Egbunu

Articles by Christopher

Flaming Saganaki is Exactly What You Want

Flaming Saganaki is Exactly What You Want

Thick slices of salty Greek cheese are pan-fried until brown (but, amazingly, not melted), then…

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The Muddler: Everything You Need to Know About the Important Tool

The Muddler: Everything You Need to Know About the Important Tool

You’ve finally carved away precious square footage to make room for that most sacred of…

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7 Best Cocktails To Mix Before Bed

7 Best Cocktails To Mix Before Bed

Whether you’ve had a long day at work or watching the sunset on a lazy…

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5 Whiskey Cocktails to Make in 5 Minutes or Less

5 Whiskey Cocktails to Make in 5 Minutes or Less

Whiskey is truly the booze lover's spirit. Like a trusted lap dog, the brown spirit…

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The Five Biggest Absinthe Myths

The Five Biggest Absinthe Myths

The Green Fairy. La Fée Verte. The Green Goddess. Absinthe has as many nicknames as it does legends.…

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It’s Time to Take Your Bar’s Water Service Seriously

It’s Time to Take Your Bar’s Water Service Seriously

Water is hospitality,” says James Papastavros, the bar manager of Toronto’s Montauk bar. “We’re in the hospitality…

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This is the Only Nut-free Orgeat Recipe You’ll Ever Need

This is the Only Nut-free Orgeat Recipe You’ll Ever Need

When I first began bartending at Seaworthy, the oyster bar at Ace Hotel in New Orleans, I was…

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6 Things You Should Know About the Negroni

6 Things You Should Know About the Negroni

Who can resist a beautiful ruby-hued Negroni? Apparently, no one. Its Instagram hashtag has well over a half-million…

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The Right Way to Make 5 Different Simple Syrups

The Right Way to Make 5 Different Simple Syrups

Making good sugar syrup for your cocktail isn’t rocket science. Yet so many drink mixers,…

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Kate Hudson is the Latest Celebrity to Create Her Own Spirit

Kate Hudson is the Latest Celebrity to Create Her Own Spirit

If you love Dirty Martinis, you have at least one thing in common with this…

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