‘Tis the season to host some parties, and if you’re anything like us, you may already be thinking about what sort of cocktails to serve — seasonal in color and flavor? Classics that everyone loves? It can be hard to decide. That’s why we talked with Tim Angelillo, the founder of Sourced Craft Cocktails of Austin, Dallas and Houston, for his best tips.
Sourced is a company that delivers everything hosts need to create party cocktails. They bring the spirits, syrups and juice, as well as the perfect glasses, hand-cut ice, stirring spoons, garnishes, and a mixologist to make the drinks for you or teach you how to do it yourself.
Needless to say, Angelillo knows his cocktails. Read on for his suggestions about what to serve at gatherings (and what not to), how to pair cocktails with food, and how to to pace drinks so your guests don’t overimbibe.