If you've ever wondered why all cocktails seem to be served in a different glass, this video is for you.
The folks from PBS Idea Channel recently visited mixologist Ivy Mix at New York City bar Leyenda to get the lowdown on cocktail craft, drinking history and glassware etiquette.
As it turns out, it's actually pretty damn important to make sure you serve your drink in the proper vessel (and here I was, thinking the only thing that mattered was the strength of my drink).
The video above goes over all of the above, plus more. Check it out and pour one out to celebrate your newfound knowledge.