Tag Archives: Bartender

Bartenders – 5 Pouring Methods You Should Know

If you’re a beginner bartender, you’ll quickly realise that forming a good relationship with your patrons is important, not only so you can serve alcohol responsibly but also because it affects your tips. Flairbartending has become popular because it elevates the role of the bartender and patrons love it. If your bartending skills aren’t quite […]

What to Say to a Pregnant Person Drinking Alcohol

As part of our duty under Responsible Service of Alcohol we must serve alcohol in a way that does not cause harm, but what about serving alcohol to a pregnant person? We’ve seen it over and over again, articles written by experts warning us of the dangers of pregnant drinking but how do you tell […]

World’s Best Bar Revealed

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 […]

This is The Nation’s Best Bartender

The best bartender in the nation has been named after winning the Barcardi Legacy Australia Cocktail Competition. James Irvine from The Swillhouse Group won the competition with his Bocado cocktail last month. Three finalists competed at Darlinghurst’s Eternity Playhouse in front of around 150 people and 3 judges with Irvine emerging victorious. His cocktail was […]

Most Compatible Cocktails According to Your Starsign

Everyone has their favourite cocktail and there may be certain tastes you gravitate towards and there may be a reason. An interesting article on Elle.com.au details the most compatible cocktails according to your starsign. According to the article if the stars can predict your personality, then why not your drink of choice? The writers paired […]

Basic Cocktail How To Video – Boulevardier

Here’s another basic cocktail recipe to get under your belt, especially if you’re just starting out. Whether or not you’ve heard of the Boulevadier before, you’re sure to love it, afterall there’s a reason this sophisticated cocktail is a favourite at bars around New York. Let’s watch how its made here,