Reading: No Mixing Required

No Mixing Required

Because sometimes life’s too short to shake a cocktail.

While at my at home bar cart has recently been upgraded to a bar library (and my books been downgraded to propping up a wobbly table), it’s hard to imagine taking 8 types of bitters, 6 vermouths and several vintage coupes to a weekend up North. Especially considering more often than not we forget to bring a corkscrew.

That’s where pre-mixed cocktails come in to save the day.  You’re on vacation! Here are 3 reasons why you should twist and sip instead of shake and strain.

No need to send Gary to the store to buy seasoning.


Because party protocol says you need to have options!


Less time prepping = more time enjoying. Bonus points for avoiding the dishes all together.

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This post is in partnership with Smirnoff.