5 Must-Have Bar Tools for Bartending

5 Must-Have Bar Tools for Bartending

As a bartender, having the right barware at your disposal can make all the difference when it comes to crafting delicious and visually appealing cocktails. Whether you’re just starting out or have been in the industry for a while, investing in quality barware is a must. So come with us as we take a look […]

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 […]

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), […]

What Are The Two Types of Cocktail Shakers?

What Are The Two Types of Cocktail Shakers?

A cocktail shaker is a tool used by bartenders to mix cocktails. It can consist of two shaker tins– usually both stainless steel or one metal and one glass– or one container cup and a lid with a built-in strainer. The ingredients for the cocktail are added to the container and then the lid or […]