A Clifton bar is facing possible fines of as much as $10,000 under the Liquor Licensing Act after it was alleged that the company supplied alcohol to an underage boy. Police say they received tip-offs that the venue may be supplying alcohol to children. Police as a result increased walk-throughs and inspections of licenced premises […]
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A new series of round table discussions were launched earlier this month by Women in Hospitality, covering a range of issues from immigration laws to what being a female bartender means. The series began on 5 November at Bloodwood in Newtown with a discussion led by chef and owner Clare Van Vuuren. It also included […]
Spring is well and truly underway and that means that summer and the festive season is around the corner. It’s the right time to start getting your party plans in order. What could be more festive and summery that fishbowl cocktails? In this video you’ll learn about 5 of the best and get some ideas […]
With Halloween approaching you may be wondering what to add to the menu? These magical cocktails from a New York City bar may be just the trick. Watch the video for some cool ideas.
Every Saturday night bars and pubs around Sydney’s Newtown attract close to 36,500 people and publicans are cashing in on the crowd. According to officials from the City of Sydney, patronage in Newtown has increased by 65 per cent since 2012, mostly due to the tough liquor laws that were introduced in the Kings Cross […]
The Spirit Awards have revealed the World’s Best Bar at a ceremony that took place in New Orleans. This year the American Bar at The Savoy London won the Riedel Crystal Trophy and the honour of being labelled as the best bar in the world. Categories included International Bartender of the Year which was won […]
If mixing drinks has never been your talent, there’s good news – a simple 3 ingredient cocktail that doesn’t compromise on taste is possible. In this video you’ll learn some easy and delicious cocktails that anyone can make.
August is whiskey month at bars and clubs around Australia so the focus will be on whiskey or whisky – whichever way you prefer to spell it. The aim is to get more people drinking whisky and one way to do this, is by educating people about the drink. Those in the hospitality industry looking […]
Melbourne is known for it’s nurturing of artists and creativity so these ‘crazy’ cocktails being served up by Melbourne publicans is no surprise. If you’re in Melbourne, why not skip dessert and opt for one of these delicious creations instead?
Ask any experienced bartender what’s the key to working busy shifts and they’ll tell you “staying calm”. In this video we’ll get some tips on how to handle the crowd.