If you look at the ingredients in ready-made cocktail mixers or the prices of the more wholesome versions, you’ll be happy to try making your own. Once you taste them, you’ll never go back!
Why would you want to do this?
Have you looked at the ingredients in premade mixers? I don’t want that stuff in my drinks! Plus, you’ll save money and impress your friends with your delicious homemade cocktails.
The cost per ounces is much lower. For example, for about what it costs to buy a 1-liter bottle of margarita mix, which makes six drinks, you can make a batch of your own that makes approximately twenty-four drinks.
This article was excerpted with permission from the book Urban Farm Projects: Making the Most of Your Money, Space, and Stuff, copyright 2014, I-5 Publishing, LLC. For more budget-friendly and environmentally conscience projects and recipes, pick up a copy today!