Part 2 in a series exploring blue agave and its connection to the wide world of cocktails
From Tequila to Mezcal and everything in between, agave spirits continue to grow in popularity around the world, with sales expected to reach nearly $1 billion USD by 2021. With such growth on the global horizon, it’s time to take a closer look at agave and the exciting spirits made from this unique plant.
A good cocktail is all about balance. Pricing a cocktail is also about balance. If priced too high, customers may balk when presented with the bill and never return. If the price is too low, the business will struggle to make a profit, and may even lose money.
2017’s Edible Escape, which took place on Thursday, October 19, presented New Yorkers with a whirlwind tour of the world through food and wine. Occupying two floors of the historic Pier A Harbor House in lower Manhattan, guests had the opportunity to explore everywhere from Southeast Asia to the Catskills within the span of a few hours. Yet, if there was any place hoping to appeal to the minds and palates of New Yorkers, it was Argentina.
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While the study guides may help you along with characters and plot, they often miss the classic cocktails practically dripping from the pages of so many of the world’s great books. (Image: Girl Reading a Letter by Candlelight, With a Young Man Peering over Her Shoulder, by Joseph Wright of Derby. c.1760-62/Public Domain)
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