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Welcome to the return of Ask a Bartender, our weekly series answering your questions. Why ask us? Because between founder Mike Ginn and his staff we have worked over 20 years in the business and have the experience and knowledge to answer almost anything. So ask us your questions or tell us your stories and maybe we’ll share them here every Friday! Tweet us with the hashtag #AskMIX or @THEDCXIV and we will try and...

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The Sazerac is New Orleans oldest and most famous cocktail. The tale goes that around 1838 in New Orleans, Louisiana a local pharmacy owner named Antoine Peychaud started putting together a special cocktail with brandy, absinthe and his own special creation of bitters and serving it late night to his friends at the French Quarter location. In 1850, Sewell Taylor, owner of The Merchants Exchange Coffee House would start serving the cocktail with his brandy, Sazerac...

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Welcome to the return of Ask a Bartender, our weekly series answering your questions. Why ask us? Because between founder Mike Ginn and his staff we have worked over 20 years in the business and have the experience and knowledge to answer almost anything. So ask us your questions or tell us your stories and maybe we’ll share them here every Friday! Tweet us with the hashtag #AskMIX or @TheDCXIV and we will try and answer...