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 […]
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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.
These are the top 5 cocktail recipes that every mixologist and/ or bartender should know. Whether you’re expanding your menu or working on some cocktails for your next dinner party, give these a try.
A bartender from Melbourne’s Boilermaker House, Jack Sotti has just made the finals of the Diageo Reserve World Class Global Competition. Sotti made it into the top six with a levitating cocktail. The competition held in Cape Town began with 54 bartenders who have now been narrowed down to just 6. Read more at http://www.hospitalitymagazine.com.au/beverage/australian-bartender-makes-diageo-final-with-levit
Although this cocktail is a classic, it has an exotic taste, refreshing with a kick. An added benefit is that you’ll be learning from a New York veteran bartender. Watch the video below.
To add another dimension of flavour to your cocktails and take the taste to the next level, why not add a hint of smokiness to enhance the drink? Here’s how. Add smoke with spirits The writer of the DrinkStraightUp.com blog suggests rinsing a glass in a scotch such as Compass Box’s The Peat Monster, or popular […]
Here are some useful tips for bartenders, but even if you’re just bartending at home for your friends, these are some useful things to know how to do.
The hospitality industry in Tasmania is experiencing a skills shortage, particularly among chefs, putting its fine dining reputation at risk, a recent article on Abc.net.au explained. Apprentices are in high demand and literacy problems seem to be hampering progress among apprentices. To find out more, read the article here.
Isn’t it strange that the unemployment rate is rising, yet the hospitality industry is finding it difficult to recruit and retain staff? I recently came across an article on Hospitality Magazine which claimed to have 3 easy steps to choosing the right hospitality employees. Click here to find out for yourself if they work. One […]
In this video, a bartender gives some advice on how to order drinks at a bar – how many of these do you agree with?