The study or skill of preparing mixed drinks.(noun)
American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Use "mixology" in a sentence
"Say what you will about the pretentiousness of the term mixology and the feisty little world it tends to circumscribe, but any geek should appreciate the nerdiness that goes into a drink like the Waylon."
""I always wanted it to be a cocktail bar but I hate the word 'mixology' – I find it beyond tacky," says Hix."
"Apple Brandy (and an essential stop for anyone with even a passing interest in mixology)."