Absinthia's Blog — craft syrup

What I learned at Bar Convent Brooklyn 2022

Last week I had the great pleasure of attending Bar Convent Brooklyn. Bar Convent Brooklyn is a two-day trade fair and a premier event for beverage and bar industry professionals.

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Origin Story of Cherry Bomb

Named for the beloved Runaways Cherry Bomb song, we wanted to capture something as complex as the lyrics - with cherry being the obvious main attraction. We wanted to make something full of complex flavors that would be delicious with any spirit.

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How to Choose a Cocktail Syrup for Bourbon

How to Choose a Cocktail Syrup for Bourbon When it comes to bourbon or whiskey cocktails, the sky's the limit. There are so many different possibilities for flavors and combinations that the only challenge is deciding which ones to try first!    I have four small-batch cocktail syrups in my online store: Caged Heat, Crimson Smoke, Cherry Bomb, and Fairy Dust. Each syrup was created for home mixology and home bars. My goal with these syrups is to make your home bar the hottest spot in town!  My syrups are made in California and are zero-alcohol, gluten-free, and approximately 100...

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A New Cosmopolitan for And Just Like That Viewing Party

This sophisticated sip shows what happens when the Cosmo grows up. Made with Crimson Smoke Syrup, the Cos-moke is tantalizing & smoky with a touch of sweetness. 

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