Taste Test: Orgeat (Almond Syrup) - Professor Cocktail
Orgeat is a powerful weapon in the mixologist's toolkit. Little known outside of bartending circles, it's a crucial ingredient in many great Tiki drinks -- most notably the Mai Tai -- and in other classic libations, like the Japanese Cocktail. Originally a French barley water, orgeat (pronounced or-zhat) in its current form is a sweet almond syrup with hints of orange flower