Salt Solution is salt dissolved into water. It can be used to enhance savory flavors in cocktails, and to increase the perception of bitter, mineral, or sour flavors. 

Salt is one of the five primary flavors (along with sweet, sour, bitter, and umami -- savoryness). 

Some popular cocktails containing Salt Solution

  • Pantone — Bourbon, Triple sec, Kummel, Lemon juice, Beet juice, Ginger syrup, Salt Solution
  • Black Bowtie Gimlet — Gin, Bitters, Salt Solution, Lime juice, Simple syrup, Squid ink
  • Double-Barreled — Bourbon, Aperol, Campari, Crème de Banane, Lemon juice, Pineapple Gum Syrup, Salt Solution
  • Ma Cherie — Fino sherry, Herbal liqueur, Falernum, Lime juice, Pineapple Gum Syrup, Salt Solution, Celery stalk, Cucumber
  • Kombu Holler — Corn Whiskey, Bitters, Lime peel, Kombu syrup, Lime juice, Salt Solution
  • Navy Strength Old Fashioned — Navy strength rum, Navy strength gin, Bitters, Orange peel, Rich demerara syrup 2:1, Salt Solution
  • Lazo — Rum, Grapefruit juice, Honey syrup, Espresso, Salt Solution, Grapefruit peel
  • Forest Murmurs — Blanco tequila, Mezcal, Herbal liqueur, Elderflower liqueur, Blue Curaçao, Eau de vie of Douglas Fir, Lemon juice, Agave syrup, Salt Solution, Rosemary
  • Bitter Branch — Rye, Cynar, Nocino, Salt Solution, Orange peel
  • Song of Solomon — Rye, Cynar, Dry vermouth, Maraschino Liqueur, Celery bitters, Salt Solution