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Top 7 Essential Bartending Techniques

Top 7 Essential Bartending Techniques

As a bartender, you will need to perfect the most basics techniques in making cocktails. Excellent bartending skills go beyond the shaking and stirring as discussed in the previous article. Some of these skills include rimming glasses to straining to muddle. These will add some flair and flavor to the cocktail hour.

Rimming

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Mixology Techniques: The Mixing Techniques

Mixology Techniques: The Mixing Techniques

You might be seasoned bartender looking into teaching a new student or a newbie bartender looking into learning mixing techniques then you need to take a look at the next four mixing techniques.

The Roll:
The Tools: Two shaker tins and a strainer (your choice)
Time: 15 to 60 seconds
The Process:
This mixing technique is used to make a …

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The Mixology Gear

The Mixology Gear

Every bartender to be or already needs to know that you need to have your bar gear and all the other liquids and solids you will ever need to mix together. To make the perfect drinks you will need to make great use of your brain power. The perfect drinks are not just a function …

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Know Your Whiskey

Know Your Whiskey

You have taken a course with us on bartending and you have released that your customer base is a whiskey kind of people. Whiskey people are particular about their drink and are also very particular about the age and even the origin of their drink.
As a bartender, you need to know your whiskey and even …

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Bartending Lingo

Bartending Lingo

So you have started your bartending career or even job and like every other job, the lingo is a must. This being foreign to you or even it being used a lot in the bartending classes you have been attending, let’s look at some of the most common bartending lingoes we have around.
Box:
This is basically …

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Bartending Lessons: Life Skills For Life

Bartending Lessons: Life Skills For Life

I do not know that you think about bartending skills but one thing that I have come to appreciate about bartending is the skills. I have been able to gather a few skills that have not only been used in the bartending job but also in other areas of life.
Based on experience, bartending will teach …

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Healthy Cocktail Tricks To Try in 2018

Healthy Cocktail Tricks To Try in 2018

It is at the start of the year. And in comes the resolution making and the goal making process. And I can bet #bodygoals are definitely on that list.
Yes, most probably on the body goals, avoiding alcohol is on the list but remember we do have cheat days on the days as well and maybe …

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