Many cocktails are bound by a few splashes of bitters. Recent cocktail culture has bitters on every mixologist’s mind, and many bars now have their own house bitters blends. Enjoy learning bitters basics plus an orange bitters recipe in this post!
From the medicine cabinet to the bar, bitters have a long history of curing ailments and flavoring drinks. Here's a primer to making your own bitters at home, which you can use in cocktails, sodas, cooking, and even as digestive aids.