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 […]
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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 […]
Let’s see how the experts make cocktails in 2017. If you’re looking to get some tips from an experienced mixologist, this video can help. Let’s watch this guy in action.
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,
Watch these bartenders take cocktail making to the next level, literally. Making a cocktail in 90 seconds is one thing, doing it while dressed in a suit and falling out of the sky is quite another. Let’s see how these guys handle it.
With more than 60 vacant trainee and apprentice chefs positions open on the Gold Coast, young people are being urged to look into a career in the hospitality sector. There is currently a skills shortage in this sector and as the summer and Christmas rush approaches, the shortages are expected to worsen. With youth unemployment […]
I always love to learn how to make a new cocktail and this one is particularly delicious and sure to be a hit with men and women. The Sound of Silver is a creative, “fancy” cocktail with a fancy name. Let’s watch the video to see why. Remember whether you’re drinking cocktails, beer, vodka on […]
If flair bartending is your thing, you’ll want to watch this guy in action. This bartender makes a super quick mojito cocktail in this cool video.
A licensing discussion paper launched by The South Australian government will investigate among other issues, whether alcohol should be sold at supermarkets. The paper was launched in an attempt to increase consumer focus and address red tape within the state’s liquor licensing framework. The discussion paper will focus on 3 main issues, maintaining a safe […]
These bar managers explain the one drink that is a true test of a bartender – a daquiri. Make sure you’ve got this one down before your next bartending interview.