So you threw your friend a cocktail party for her birthday? That’s so sweet of you! And someone spilled all the booze? Or some of it? That’s not sweet at all! Luckily, you can easily clean it up, as long as you handle the spill smartly, says Donna Smallin Kuper, a certified house cleaning technician and author of The One-Minute Cleaner. Here’s what you should do.
Note: These techniques will work on all sorts of boozy stains including spills of whiskey, scotch, red wine, or other dark liquids. Oh, and in the future you might want to consider a white wine and Champagne party instead — both of those things are a lot less likely to stain!