mixology

noun
mix·​ol·​o·​gy | \ mik-ˈsä-lə-jē How to pronounce mixology (audio) \

Definition of mixology

: the art or skill of preparing mixed drinks

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mixologist \ mik-​ˈsä-​lə-​jist How to pronounce mixology (audio) \ noun

Examples of mixology in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In 2014, Cozymeal built a following offering in-person classes on mixology, wine tasting and cooking. Iris Schneider, Los Angeles Times, "How Zoom cooking classes liberated a new breed of students — and their teachers," 30 Apr. 2021 Brush up your mixology skills and learn some new cocktails for summer. Laura Wheatman Hill, chicagotribune.com, "How to prep your home for summer," 17 Apr. 2021 Tim Knittel of Distilled Living will host a mixology class where viewers can learn how to shake up classic Derby cocktails, thanks to step-by-step demonstrations. Ali Wunderman, Forbes, "Travel By Tastebud To The Kentucky Derby With Their At-Home Menu Of Racetrack Favorites," 21 Apr. 2021 There are now dozens brands selling beverages with no alcohol that are advertised as mocktails crafted with high-end mixology, or beers with the same hoppy taste. Katherine Ellen Foley, Quartz, "Who are non-alcoholic drinks really for?," 14 Mar. 2021 Consider a team paint night event, a virtual mixology class or a trivia event to reduce stress, increase creativity and create stronger relationships. Matthew Rolnick, Forbes, "Six Tips To Improve Your Corporate Culture," 11 Mar. 2021 From Secret Santa and all-day celebrations and virtual mixology events, here are some of the ways companies are trying to get creative during this unusual holiday season. Ivana Kottasová, CNN, "What you need to know about coronavirus on Wednesday December 2," 2 Dec. 2020 Wondrous mixology concoctions like their Llorona blends Casamigos tequila with vodka, vanilla, lemon and lime yogurt, and salted chocolate air. Paul Feinstein, Travel + Leisure, "Italy's Coolest Cocktail Bars," 26 Feb. 2021 Sur La Table has hands-on cooking classes while MasterClass has a host of culinary and mixology classes (classes are $15 a month). oregonlive, "Last-minute Valentine’s Day gifts that look well planned: Cooking classes? Flowers, chocolate, wine are ready for pick up or delivery," 11 Feb. 2021

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First Known Use of mixology

1872, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of mixology was in 1872

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10 May 2021

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“Mixology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mixology. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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