I feel like being a bartender can be super hard. Sometimes you are super slow, others, life is crazy and you have to know how to make all these drinks. I’ve always wondered when I order drinks why they either use a lemon or they use a lime. Apparently, there isn’t a written rule when to use one over the other, but there are some guidelines.
This TikToker decided to explain a common practice of when to use a lemon and when to use a lime. He says you have to know your alcohol because limes add the flavor to the end of the drink whereas the lemon adds it to the front. When using a lime you want to pair it with things like tequila and rum. Lemons you want to pair with whiskey and other harder liquors. Check out this video for more!