A:Silver and gold tequilas are two of the five different types of tequila. Silver tequila is clear in color and usually not aged, although it can be aged up to 60 days. Gold tequila is gold in color because flavorings have been added before it was bottled. Gold tequila is also usually not aged.
A:Chocolate liquor does not contain alcohol. It is the smooth liquid produced by grinding the center of the cocoa bean and is just one of the transitional states of cocoa from plant to edible chocolate.
A:Single-malt scotch is the product of one distillery, while a double-malt scotch is a blend of two or more distilleries. Any scotch can come from multiple batches or barrels, but being classified as single-malt simply means it was sourced from one location.
A:A flask garter is a garter with a sewn-in pouch that holds a drinking flask. A garter is a fashion device that goes around the leg or upper thigh, which is designed to keep socks or stockings from falling down. During prohibition garters were used to hide alcohol in a discreet location, however, in modern times flask garters are most commonly used as gifts for bachelorette parties.
A:An open bottle of vodka can be kept for decades as it does not go bad. The vodka does get weaker over time. After a few decades, the proof may dip below 25 percent, which increases the possibility of bacteria and yeast developing in the bottle.
A:A 750-milliliter bottle of liquor converts to 25.4 ounces in volume, meaning that it contains approximately 12.7 shots of liquor if using a standard 2-ounce shot glass. This amount varies, as shot glasses can also be 1.5 ounces or 1.25 ounces.
A:Mini bottles of alcohol typically contain 50 milliliters of fluid. The bottles are designed for single servings and in addition to being available in stores are often found in hotels, on airplanes, on trains and online.
A:Alcohol, when consumed on a daily basis in serious moderation, can have some health benefits. Cardiovascular benefits can occur for those who drink one alcoholic beverage per day. However, this is not the norm of many drinkers, even moderate ones.
A:Tequila contains no sugar; all its calories come from alcohol. One ounce of 80-proof tequila contains 9.3 grams of alcohol and 64 calories. Tequila is a distilled liquor made from blue agave. It is produced primarily around the city of Tequila, Mexico.
A:The gold flakes in Goldschlager liquor are actual flakes of gold leaf. Edible gold leaf made from 22-carat, 23-carat or 24-carat gold and silver alloy is used in drinks and in confectionery applications, such as cake decorating. Gold is safe to ingest as long its alloys are pure.
A:Many different types of alcohol can be mixed with apple cider, including rum, whiskey, cinnamon schnapps, Grand Marnier, Jagermeister, bourbon, vodka or brandy. Other popular ingredients in apple cider cocktails include lemon juice and cinnamon.
A:The standard definition of a single shot of alcohol varies worldwide, with measures ranging from 30 to 60 milliliters. As such, where a person is in the world determines how many shots can be poured from a 1-liter bottle.