Quick Mixology Course: Knowing Your Mixing Tools

Quick Mixology Course: Knowing Your Mixing Tools

Cocktail mixing tools are an essential component of mixology, the art of creating and mixing cocktails. Mixology classes and mixologist courses often focus on how to use this barware to create delicious, beautiful drinks. So today, we’ll discuss the most common types of mixing tools, how to use them, and how they help the mixology […]

What Are the Six Basic Cocktails?

What Are the Six Basic Cocktails?

Mixology is the art and science of creating delicious and visually appealing cocktails, and a deep understanding of basic cocktails is the foundation of this craft. Basic cocktails are classic drinks that have stood the test of time and are considered the foundation of all cocktails. They are essential for any bartender, whether they’re working […]

The Bar and Restaurant Expo in Vegas

The Bar and Restaurant Expo in Vegas

This year’s Bar & Restaurant Expo is guaranteed to be an excellent resource for anyone in the service industry! If you haven’t been yet, we highly recommend checking out one of the largest hospitality, bar, and restaurant industry events in the country– all in one place.   Held in Las Vegas, NV, this 10,000-person event […]

Best Mocktail Recipes for Dry January and Beyond

Best Mocktail Recipes for Dry January and Beyond

We’re rounding out Dry January with three non-alcoholic drinks: the Piña Colada, Aperol Spritz, and Strawberry Daiquiri. These delicious mocktails are some of our favorite drinks without alcohol– and even though they’re great for hot summer days, they’re equally good alcohol-free party options all year long.   If you don’t drink (or are cutting back), […]

The 10 Best Bartending Gifts

The 10 Best Bartending Gifts

Being a bartender requires skill, precision, and a wide range of bar tools or barware to create the perfect cocktail. If you’re looking to impress the mixologist in your life, consider getting them a gift that will make their job a little easier and a lot more enjoyable. Here are the top 10 bartending gifts […]