Home-made Ingredients - Fat Washing Cocktails



An under-used, misunderstood, regularly messed up but absolutely delicious technique that adds a completely unique element to cocktails everywhere. Today I'll try to share the story of fat-washing, give advice on some different fats to use & provide a delicious recipe to try back in your bar based on a Tiki classic. The origin of the technique hails back to Don Lee of PDT (Please Don't Tell) in New York City then again he says he was inspired by another bartender called Eben Freeman who in turn was inspired by a chef. All things aside the first drink to become a mass market staple when it comes to Fat-Washing was: