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is a spirits educator, consultant, and author of
Tiki: Modern Tropical Cocktails
Latest Posts From Shannon
Dec 28, 2022
Fresh Cane Spirits Connect Every Cocktail to Its Roots
From Haiti’s clairin to Martinique’s rhum agricole and beyond, these are distinctly agricultural pours.
Sep 29, 2022
How Craft Cocktail Culture Paved the Way for American Amaro
Groundbreaking bars like PDT and Dante were just the beginning.
Aug 9, 2022
How Philippine Rums Bring History to the Modern Era of Tiki Drinks
The journey and tradition of Filipino bartenders and the tiki cocktail genre.
May 26, 2022
Perfect Your Frozen Drinks with These Surefire Blender Tips
The frozen cocktail has come a long way and your at-home version can, too.
Mar 4, 2022
Make These Famous Caribbean Hotel Drinks to Pretend You’re on Vacation
Rums with a view.
Feb 7, 2022
Make These Immunity Boosting Cocktails to Ward Off Winter Blues
Let ginger, dragon fruit, and mushrooms lift your spirits during these cold-weather months.
Oct 19, 2020
Expert-Approved Home Bar Gifts for the D.I.Y. Cocktail Fiends on Your List
We asked spirits expert Shannon Mustipher to hand-pick great gift-worthy tools, gear, and accessories for cocktail enthusiasts looking to step up their at-home drinking exploits.
Jun 12, 2020
How to Make a Daiquiri and Riff On it Like a Pro
If a bartender is able to deliver a good daiquiri to you, the likelihood that everything else to follow will be good is high. Here’s how to make one that tastes like it was made in your favorite bar at home.
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