Glossary

Welcome to the glossary.

Old Fashioned glass

Holds 225ml to 300ml in a short, stout shape. Also known as a ‘rocks glass’, it closely resembles the classic tumbler, which can be used as a replacement.

On the rocks

When a spirit is served ‘on the rocks’ it is served over ice without a mixer.

Orange Bitters

Alcohol-based bitters flavoured with orange peel and other botanicals.

Orgeat

A milky, sweet, almond syrup used extensively in baking. Orgeat is the oft-forgotten ingredient in Victor Bergeron's classic Mai Tai cocktail.