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Finding a Job as a Bartender

As many of you know, I’m currently not tending bar. This is the first time…

Darcy O'Neil

Top Skill to Have as a Bartender

Ask any bar manager what’s the most important skill for a bartender and you’ll get…

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Peach Blow

Digging up old cocktails—or in this case fizz recipes—has led me to this interestingly named…

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Moral Suasion

A good drink can often be considered "moral ’suasion". A good one keeps you in…

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Manhattan Cocktail Redux

Recently I’ve been musing about the Manhattan Cocktail and with Woodford Reserve and Esquire Magazine…

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Manhattan Cocktail

The Manhattan is still widely regarded as one of the greatest cocktails ever created. Personally,…

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Egg Creams

Robert over at Off the Presses has a piece, actually a couple, on the rise…

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Copyright & Cocktails

The topic of protecting ones creative cocktail works has amp’d up lately. After Eben Freeman’s…

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Champagne Smash

In the world of drinks, a smash is usually a drink that contains a spirit,…

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The Big Old Boring Vodka Martini

Why do people order dry vodka martini’s? Is it because they don’t know what else…

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