Helpful Tips and Links
Learn how to mix like a pro with the right glassware and accessories. Don't forget to cover the basics and stock up on mixers, garnish and bitters!
- The Bartender's Black Book
- Shop for Cocktail Glasses
- Shop for Mixers
- Shop for Garnish
- Shop for Bitters
Highly distilled grains (Rye, wheat) or potatoes
Considered the most "pure" of spirits due to excessive filtering and distillation.
Juniper-Flavored Spirits, Gin, Distilled Gin, London Gin
Distilled grain flavored with juniper berries or evergreen
Flavors commonly found in gin: citrus, licorice, anise.
Rum, Cachaça, Guaro
Light, Gold, Dark, Spiced, Flavored
Sugarcane or molasses
Typically associated with tropical or fruit-based drinks
Blanco, Joven, Reposado, Añejo, Extra Añejo
Can only be produced in limited regions in Mexico.
Scotch, Whisk(e)y and Bourbon
Malt Whisky or Grain Whisky, Single Malt, Blended Malt, Blended Whisky
Scotch and Irish Whiskey: Barley
Other Whiskies: Rye
Scotch must be distilled in Scotland and matured for a minimum of three years in oak casks.
Irish Whiskey must be produced in Ireland and aged in wooden casks for a minimum of three years, sometimes three or four times that long.
Other American and Canadian whiskeys are commonly made with rye, corn, malted barley, or wheat
Bourbon is American whiskey made from corn, aged in new, charred-oak barrels, bottled at 40% alcohol by volume
Grape Brandy, Fruit Brandy, Pomace Brandy
Grapes or fruit.
A.C.: Aged two years in wood
V.S.: “Very Special” or 3-Star, aged at least three years in wood
V.S.O.P.: “Very Superior Old Pale” or 5-Star, aged at least five years in wood
X.O.: “Extra Old” aged at least six years in wood
Kahlua, Strawberry Schnapps, Bailey’s, Chambord, Crème de cassis, St. Germain, Cointreau, Kirsch, Ouzo, Pastis, Amaretto
Fruit-, cream-, herb-, spice- or nut-flavored beverage bottled with added sugar.
Liqueurs (also known as Cordials) are sweet, flavor-infused spirits that are categorized according to the flavoring agent.
Stress-free assistance! We'll help you decide which beverages to select and calculate how much you'll need for any size event or get-together.
We make it easy! Call, click or ask any BevMo! associate, and we'll have your order complete and ready in time for your party.
Delivery service is subject to availability and limited to specific delivery zones. Must be scheduled in advance and requires a two-hour window of delivery. An adult of legal drinking age must provide valid ID and signature to verify receipt of order. The complimentary delivery does not include kegs. Keg delivery requires paperwork to be completed in the store and includes a delivery fee of $25 per keg. Ask BevMo! customer service or a store associate for details.
Not available in all locations.