We were interviewed by She Does The City about what motivated us to start Temperance Cocktails, and what our dream is for the business. This is one of the smart things Haritha said: Toronto is a very multicultural city. We have a high Muslim population, for example. That community is not considered when mainstream establishments … Continue reading Beyond Shirley Temples
This winter, Workman Arts (we love them!) asked us if we'd be able to set up a bar at an upcoming event of theirs. It turned out that event was happening while we were in Cuba. Determined not to let them down, Haritha sprung into action and bottled hundreds of cocktails for them before we … Continue reading Bottled drinks (not bottled feelings)
One of the countless reasons for not drinking -- not that you need a reason! -- is pregnancy. But pregnant people deserve fancy drinks too, arguably even more than the rest of us! So we were so happy to be a part of a baby shower last weekend. Here's a little video of what that looked like!
You don't have to drink to be merry! Attend our upcoming workshop and find out how to make a variety of non-alcoholic cocktails, as well as create your own signature holiday drink! Included in the price of registration is a bottle of our Almond Orgeat, recipe cards, as well as all ingredients and equipment!(The workshop … Continue reading WORKSHOP! Non-alcoholic holiday cocktails
At their best, the holidays provide a lovely opportunity to connect with the people you care about. So whether you are planning a large corporate event or a small at-home gathering, it is important to ensure no one is left out. One way to do that is by offering your guests high-quality non-alcoholic drink options. Temperance … Continue reading You don’t have to drink to be merry
Ingredients: Green tea (four tea bags or 4tsp of loose leaf tea) Two stalks of lemongrass 250mL honey A lemon (or 250mL of lemon juice) Directions: Bring 400mL water to a boil, reduce to a simmer Add 1/4 cup of green tea, bagged or loose leaf wrapped in cheesecloth Return to a simmer uncovered for … Continue reading The Darjeeling Limited
Haritha and I met on a dating app (if you want me to tell you which one, you're going to have to bribe me). I was charmed instantly by how funny and handsome he is, then I found out he was a bartender. I warned him that I have a tattoo of temperance activist Carrie A. Nation. … Continue reading What kind of bird are you?