If you look at the ingredients in ready-made cocktail mixers or the prices of the more wholesome versions, youâ€™ll be happy to try making your own. Once you taste them, youâ€™ll never go back!
Why would you want to do this?
Have you looked at the ingredients in premade mixers? I donâ€™t want that stuff in my drinks! Plus, youâ€™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 bookÂ 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,Â pick up a copy today!