How to Shake a Cocktail: 5 Tips for Shaking Perfect Cocktails

Written by MasterClass

Last updated: Jun 7, 2021 • 5 min read

If you’ve ever marveled at professional bartenders using a two-piece cocktail shaker to pour well-shaken drinks, it may be time for you to learn the art of cocktail shaking yourself. You don’t have to be a professional mixologist to use a high grade cocktail shaker to whip up a perfectly balanced cocktail.