Building Foundations For Cloning E-liquids

Foundation, bases, layers, all three are different from each other, yet all contain some type of similarity within our recipe development. Foundation is the rock and skeleton upon your recipe is built, in terms of flavor. Bases are more of… Continue Reading

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Extracted: Ep. 2.6 – Three Points for Creative Entrepreneurs

Watch the Video Here To listen press play What’s in this episode? This video I talk about three things that have helped me make a living in a creative field.     If you like Extracted and want to support… Continue Reading

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Texturizing: Creating Texture in E-liquid

I talk about texture a lot in e-liquid. It’s one of the aspects of taste and flavor I cherish the most. Reason being, it’s one of the biggest pieces in the authenticity puzzle. If you have a recipe that just… Continue Reading

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Extracted: Ep. 2.4 – Flavor Pairings and High Contrast

To listen press play What’s in this episode? In this episode I talk about how to effectively find great pairings and profile pairings through methods that won’t waste your time with trial and error as well as talk about High… Continue Reading

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Extracted: Ep. 2.3 – Fruit Forward (Compatible Contrast)

To listen press play What’s in this episode? In this episode I breakdown the idea of Fruit Forward and I explain how you can set up certain recipes to create surprises. I also dive into why compatibly contrasting flavors is… Continue Reading

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Orange Head

Orange is a profile that doesn’t get the credit it deserves. It’s got a beautifully bright and slightly tart sweetness. It can add shine and sparkle to many different fruits. And it can perfectly blend different types of profiles together.… Continue Reading

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Extracted: Ep. 2.2 – Is Flavor and Aroma Really Subjective?

To listen press play What’s in this episode? In this episode we look at the science behind WHY we enjoy the flavors we do, and more importantly, why we don’t. Sources: How Do We Smell Why Do We Like Our… Continue Reading

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Deep Steep

     Steeping is to DIY e-liquid mixing as Donald Trump is to bad press. The two are inseparable and there’s no getting away from it any time soon. One thing that’s great about commercial e-liquid is that the flavorings… Continue Reading

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Flavor Talk: Bending Coffee’s & Power of Suggestion

Coffee is Rough So this Affogato recipe has been quite difficult on your boi, here. I kept running into walls with the recipe. Namely with the coffee aspect of the recipe, the most important part. The reason being that most… Continue Reading

Extracted: Ep. 2.1 – Quick Testing (Advanced DIY Tips/Techniques)

To listen press play What’s in this episode? In this episode, Extracted Season 2 returns! I talk about how to effectively test flavorings for your recipes when you have a short deadline!   Music Played Manson & Method Chuki: http://www.youtube.com/user/CHUKImusic If… Continue Reading

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