old fashioned

Old Fashioned If 22 years behind the stick has taught me anything, trends definitely come and go, particularly the popularity of specific spirits and drink styles.  Liqueurs such as Tattoo and Aftershock have come and gone, replaced with other sugary spirits to make a purist cringe, such as Sour Apple Pucker and Fireball Whiskey (which is not a whiskey at all but rather a cinnamon liqueur produced to look like whiskey). …

Highball Whiskey Ginger

The highball whiskey ginger. Besides domestic beers – expect customers to order something called a highball. What is a highball you ask? A Highball is a name for a family of mixed alcoholic drinks that are composed of an alcoholic base spirit and a larger proportion of a non-alcoholic mixer. Well-known examples of highballs include the gin and tonic, Seven and Seven, Scotch and soda and Cuba Libre. A highball is…

Pina Colada

“IF YOU LIKE PINA COLADA’S & GETTIN CAUGHT IN THE RAIN” La Pina Colada Created July 10th 1963 by Ramon Portas Mingot The famous song by Rupert Holmes in 1979, gave the Pina Colada Frozen Concoction worldwide recognition. Now even though this is when most of the world discovered this tropical libation, it was actually invented two centuries earlier by a Puerto Rican pirate by the name of Roberto Cofresi. Cofresi…

bartending summer job

Is bartending the summer job for you? You could flip burgers or cut grass, maybe even sell Rodan and fields, but if you are really looking to make some great cash and have a lot of fun, then bartending is the summer job for you. Here are the top 3 reasons you should bartend this summer. Meet new and exciting people Let’s face it people from all walks of life head…

TIPS Certified

Being a bartender requires being responsible. Employers want bartenders to have tips certification. tips-certified Restaurants, bars, nightclubs, and hotels are great places for people to socialize and have a good time. Unfortunately, that good time sometimes gets out of hand. Servers must be able to deal with these problem behaviors and the challenges associated with underage drinking and drunk driving. Establishments know they need their staff trained, but can’t find the…

Flair Bartending

Bartending tools made easy, Not often does something this cool come around, watch as Robbie test drives some of his good buddy Jeremy Leblanc’s revolutionary bar tools  “TinPlay” – you can pick these up in our shop. The flair waterfall pour has never been so easy. So easy to do… even I mastered the waterfall pour and looked like a pro within minutes of using the TinPlay bartending tools. Basically TinPlay…