Tool: Muddler


A muddler is similar to a pestle. It's a common bar tool that is used to mash (or muddle) ingredients such as mint or other herbs in the bottom of a glass to release their flavors and aromas. Often made out of wood, the muddler can be made out of plastic, rubber or stainless steel.


Other names: Cocktail Muddler, Bar Muddler
Translations: マドラー, Išvėpėlis, خالط, Esprit brouillon, Dussel, Confusionario, Bałaganiarz, Муддлер, בלבלן, Маддлер, 搅拌棒, Маддлер

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Also used to mash or "muddle" citrus segments or sugar cubes in classic cocktails.