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S'mores Old Fashioned

It’s S’mores season and we’ve got the perfect Old Fashioned Cocktail for you made with Bottled-in-Bond Bourbon Whiskey from Old Fourth Distillery in Atlanta, GA.  With the changing of seasons from summer to fall comes a rise in bonfires and firepits – and the gooey goodness of a s’more.  Our resident mixologist Phil Armijo has put together a delicious cocktail for host Julie Smith to try, all while learning a little bit about the history of the marshmallow and how to make a roasted marshmallow simple syrup for cocktails, desserts or anything else you want to put the sticky stuff on this time of year.

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How does a copper mule mug make your drink taste better?   Why do some whiskeys taste smoother than others?  And how do you strain your cocktail if you don’t have a strainer?   On every episode of The Mix, host Julie Smith and mixologist Phil Armijo dig into mouthwatering drink recipes that you can make at home, all while digging into facts and answering questions about your favorite spirits.   Scroll down for recipes from each episode and share your cocktail photos with us by tagging us @atlantaeatstv and using #themixga. 

Meet Your Hosts

julie smith

Julie Smith is an Emmy award-winning television and radio host, voice actor, and former news reporter.

phil armijo

Phil is an accomplished film, commercial
& TV actor with over 20 years of bartender/mixology experience.


Sauvignon Blanc Flight’s the ultimate Sauvignon Blanc tutorial!  Mixologist Phil Armijo and host Julie Smith are firing off facts about the world’s favorite white wine, all while taste testing three delicious brands – Oyster Bay, Matanzas Creek Winery, and Matua.  Why is New Zealand the perfect place to grow Sauvignon Blanc?  What’s one of the best Sauvignon

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Santa Teresa 1796 Cuba Libre love a good Cuba Libre recipe – especially when it’s made with Santa Teresa 1796 rum. The rum comes from 5 generations of distillers, and is run through the original cask from 1796. On this episode of The Mix, host Julie Smith reviews the history of the popular rum and Cola drink before host

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Large Batch Bloody Mary Recipe for Tailgates tailgate Bloody Mary recipe is perfect for football season. With tailgates that can start early in the morning, there’s nothing better to get you loosened up for kickoff than a beautiful Bloody. Join our host Julie Smith and mixologist Phil Armijo for a Bloody Mary that’s brimming with flavor – and topped with your

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Large Batch Old Fashioned Recipe for Tailgates’s better than a large batch of old fashioned cocktails for your next tailgate? As we heard towards fall and football season, spending time with friends in a fabric folding chair while sharing cocktails is a time honored tradition – and our host Julie Smith and mixologist Phil Armijo are doing just that, while sharing

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Hard Seltzer Taste Test’s a hard seltzer taste test on the latest episode of The Mix!  Hard Seltzers have been taking the country by storm, with large brands like White Claw and Truly hitting liquor store and supermarket shelves around the USA.  Plus, microbreweries like Atlanta’s Scofflaw Brewing Co are getting into the seltzer game.  We’re taste-testing all

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Season One

Check out our first season of The Mix with hosts Steve Canal and Meggi Hetzel, where you can find lots of additional, delicious cocktail recipes that you can make at home.  And check this website every other Friday for the latest delicious recipes from The Mix.