A Handy Guide to 5 Types of Fancy Cocktail Ice

July 24, 2015

Understanding the importance of ice will totally up your home bar game.

By this point in time, the odds are pretty good that anyone serious about home cocktails is current with the ins and outs of fresh juices, homemade simple syrup, and all of the basic bar tools. But even though most connoisseurs might have their favorite cocktail recipes committed to memory— in addition to a fully-stocked bar— plenty are still forgetting one of the most important components of any good cocktail: ice.

Although many of us take ice for granted, when utilized properly, ice can truly be the difference between…