olive podcast: 10 things you need to know about alternative spirits
In this week's episode, we chat with drinks writer Hannah Guinness about alternative spirits to try, including Greek Axia and Baijiu, China's national drink
olive's drinks writer Hannah guides us through 10 alternative spirits to try, including Axia, derived from the resin of Greek mastic trees, and Baijiu, China's national drink – one of the most widely drunk spirits in the world. Check our more sustainable spirits to try here.
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Try Hannah Guinness' recipes here:
The margarita's softer, breezier cousin – this tequila-based cocktail makes a great sip for the summer months, starring refreshing grapefruit.
Shake up this classic tequila cocktail then check out our refreshing twists for summer.
This gin-based treat from Singapore is made with an array of exciting ingredients, including cherry brandy and Cointreau.
This classic is essentially a sour cocktail lengthened with sparkling water. Winningly simple to mix, it makes for a deliciously refreshing aperitif.
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