Sometimes, the highest praise you can give a cocktail is, "wow, you can't even taste the alcohol." Being able to precisely balance the flavors in a drink so it's not a booze overload is a mark of a good mixologist — and not necessarily a sign that the drink is low in alcohol. But fancy cocktails aren't the only drinks that hide their booze. It turns out that when it comes to the taste of alcohol, most of us are terrible at distinguishing a strong drink from a weak one.
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Written by Ashley Hamer September 5, 2017
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