Beer Info FAQ

Can you put salt in alcohol?

Can you put salt in alcohol?

Just like with food, a little bit of salt can improve the flavor of a cocktail. A 1997 Harvard study study, titled “Salt enhances flavour by suppressing bitterness,” found that salt makes sweet, sour, and umami notes stand out by decreasing the amount of bitterness we can taste.

Why do you lick salt with tequila?

Lick salt off your hand. The salt lessens the burn of the tequila. The sour fruit balances and enhances the flavor of the tequila.