Spirited Babble: Education

Bartending Guide Study – Lesson 2

 Bartending Guide Study – Lesson 2 MEASURE FOR MEASURE There are two international measurement units in bartending, the metric and the imperial systems. In North America, the common practice is to measure liquids in ounces. Refer to the Cocktail Hunter measurement chart. Everyone is entitled to an accurate measure in today’s market place. Also, accurate […]

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Bartending Guide Study – Lesson 1

 Bartending Lesson 1 Interested in mixing drinks as a bartender? Very often if you don’t have at least a foundation knowledge of bartending, you usually won’t get hired. There is an art to this age-old profession and the more skills and knowledge you have will increase your odds of getting a bar job quicker. The […]

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Cocktail Trivia – Name That Rum Drink! Answers

Name that rum drink? Scroll down for the answers. ANSWERS: 1. Daiquiri  2. Cuba Libre  3. Piña Colada  4. Mojito  5. Cable Car  6. Dark’N Stormy  7. Hurricane  8. Mai Tai  9. Island Breeze  10. Hot Buttered Rum Let us know if you like the quiz.

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Bartender Helpful Tips

COCKTAIL GARNISHES   A garnish is truly an integral and necessary component of a good cocktail. In most cases, it gives a visual appeal to the drink. No bar is complete without the purchase of oranges, lemons, and limes. A simple slice of citrus can add that nice finish to your creation. Here’s a tip […]

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BARTENDER’S TIP – How To Create A Great Cocktail

Whether you are a professional or a home bartender, the success of a great cocktail is FLAVOUR. A balance and tasty cocktail depends as much on accurate measuring as on happy combination of ingredients. There are no strick rules in making a cocktail but a few basic principles will help you create a masterpiece, and avoid a dull creation.

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5 New Booze Products plus a Top 10 List

The world of spirits is vast and even though the internet is an amazing source of information, it is challenging to keep track of all the products that are launched every month. the drinks business, a European trade publication has done a blog on the Top 10 New Products in March. It features interesting products […]

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Absolut Moscow Vodka

Absolut is a brand of vodka produced in Southern Sweden. The brand is owned by the French group Pernod Ricard. Absolut is the third largest brand of alcoholic spirits in the world after Bacardi and Smirnoff. The company has an incredable marketing and advertising campaign for its vodka using different bottle label designs. They were […]

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New Absolut Hibiskus Floral Vodka

Absolut Hibiskus Floral Vodka

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Bailey’s Family Newest Flavour

Bailey’s Irish Cream is one of the best selling liqueurs in the world. Bailey’s Original was created by Gilbeys company from Ireland, and now the brand is owned by Diageo. Bailey’s was introduced in 1974 as the first Irish Cream on the market. Bailey’s is the combination of Irish whisky, cream,  vanilla, a hint of […]

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The Grand Cocktail Tasting

The Art Of The Cocktail festival celebrates the world of cocktails. The festival kicked off last night with the big event Grand Cocktail Tasting at the Crystal Garden. Hundreds of jolly Cocktail Hunters were sipping, sampling, and drinking in search of the ultimate concoction. The evening offered unique cocktail samplings from bars, lounges, and restaurants from Victoria as well as liquor importers and distillers.

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