Spirited Babble

Valentine’s Cocktails – Fifty Shades of Red

oscar night holliwood cocktails

 

 

Fabulous Valentine’s cocktails you’ll love.

 

Warm up or cool off with blushing pink meets ravishing red drinks this Valentine’s Day. Each one of these libations offers something unique from sparkling to sweet & sour, so you’re sure to find the recipe that will satisfy your thirst.

valentine copy

1. High Garden Razz

2. Roselini

3. Red Desire

 

valentines cocktails

4. Siberian Express Martini

5. Taylor Chambord Martini

6. Cersei

 

valentines cocktails

7. PomPom Martini

8. Twisted XO

9. Bijou

valentines martini

10. Strawberry Balsamic

Cheers!

 

 

 

Read More

Bartending Guide Study – Lesson 4

 Bartending Guide Study – Lesson 4 ALCOHOL BEVERAGE  SERVICE Drinks can be ordered either by generic name or brand name. For instance, a customer may order ’Scotch and Soda’ or ‘Johnny Walker Black and Soda’. For the ’Scotch and Soda’ you will use bar scotch in the speed rail, along with the other house brand […]

Read More

Popular Hangover Cures

Popular Hangover Cures New Year’s Eve parties are just a few days away and many will feel less than 100% after having too much of a good time. The unavoidable downside to an evening of fun and drinking your favorite cocktails is the dreaded hangover, the following day. One would hope that someone would invent […]

Read More

Bartending Guide Study – Lesson 3

 Bartending Guide Study – Lesson 3 TYPES OF MIXED DRINKS   HIGHBALLS It is a simple drink that can be made in a hurry. These types include various drink categories. Most of them are easy to make for everyday drinking. METHOD: build RECIPE STANDARD: spirit + juice or pop I.E: screwdriver, cuba libre, bloody mary […]

Read More

Top 10 Holiday Cocktails

          Christmas Cocktails FaLaLaLa…’Tis the season to add some pizzazz to your holiday fête! The holiday season is a wonderful time for entertaining, and nothing gets everyone mingling better than a great cocktail in a festive atmosphere. The following are 10 fantastic holiday cocktails that will make a great sensation at […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

Liquore Strega

Liquore Strega – The Witch The name Strega, a popular proprietary liqueur produced in Campania, is Italian for “witch”. The liqueur got its name also because it is supposedly based on a witches brew. The legend  has it that witches disguised as maidens first made this liqueur in the city of Benevento. The aphrodisiac love-potion, […]

Read More

World Record Most Drinks Made In One Minute

Most Drinks Made In One Minute Bartenders are a special breed. A competent bartender is a high-speed technician that can do wonders with bottles. All sorts of competitions and contests exist for the industry. The World Record Acadamy is the leading international organization which certify world records. In February 2013 on the ABC network GMA […]

Read More

Luxardo Sour Cherry Gin

Luxardo Sour Cherry Gin Luxardo started to produce its London Dry Gin in 1936, based on the family’s original recipe dating back to the famed “Ginepro di Dalmazia” or Juniperus Oxycedrus (which is produced by steam distilling the branches and berries of the Juniper tree to release its fresh and earthy essential oils.) also known […]

Read More
Page 1 of 1212345...10...Last »