bartenders

You might just see bartenders as a means to getting your liquid courage, but there's plenty to learn about their culture, behavior and fascinating idiosyncrasies.

Pixie Bonda day ago
Dear Bartenders
I have worked in a bar for two years, and I have been a waiter for four. So I’ve had my fair share of shit from customers over the years. Here’s some of the things I, and my colleagues have to deal wi...
Ryan Epps4 months ago
Basic Bartending Techniques That Are Easy to Learn
Whether it's making a popular shot or choosing the right amount of ice cubes, it's obvious to everyone that bartending isn't simple. Fortunately, we've made it right by simplifying the intricacies, th...
Sherry Campbell4 months ago
10 Ways to Spot a Bad Bartender
Maybe they're a rookie, or maybe they simply don't care about their job, no one wants to get the worst bartender in the club. And as some of the best ways to spot a bad bartender, these tricks will he...
Nancy D5 months ago
Bar Tools
So you want to be bartender or maybe you are opening your own bar. Better yet, you want to build your own bar at home. Here is a complete list of the the essential bar tools.
Leanna Davis5 months ago
Things Every Bartender Wished Customers Understood
From flirting rules to not being your therapist, your local bartender needs you to know these unspoken rules of the bar. As a way to make the night not only better for your bartender, but for your qua...
Nancy D5 months ago
How to Become a Bartender
About six months ago I decided to become a bartender out of the blue. I was a server at time and made a decent amount of tips, even though I wasn’t really good at it yet. It was a seasonal job and I k...
Greg Bond5 months ago
Secrets Every Bartender Knows and So Should You
Depending on what day, most bars are always crowded with drunk and loud individuals. Especially if it's a tight bar, things can get messy and unorganized. The weekdays are nothing compared to the week...
Josh Pogue6 months ago
What I've Learned Working at a University Campus Bar
Bartending on your university campus can be one of the most rewarding experiences of your university career. However, it can also be one of the most physically draining aspects as well. If there's any...
James Fangs6 months ago
How Hard Is It to Become a Bartender?
Believe it or not, there's a lot of work to do in order to actually become a certified bartender. Yes, this means attending bartending school to become an amazing bartender who studied in mixology and...
Skunk Uzeki6 months ago
Best Bartending Schools in the US to Enroll In
Being a bartender is one of the few jobs where you get to cash in on your personality and also show your knowledge of booze. In the case of a dive bar, you don't really need to know much about liquor ...
George Nekilan6 months ago
The Best Mixologists in the World
Bartenders are basically artists. Everything they do is a form of art. From mixing drinks to decorating each glass, bartending is a form of art and it's definitely not easy to master. That's why barte...
C.C. Curtis7 months ago
Best Online Bartending Schools to Become an Expert
Want to become a bartender, but don't want to physically attend courses to get your certification? Well, you don't have to! There are many bartending schools where you can take the correct courses onl...
Malcolm Hardy7 months ago
Tales from Groovy Spoons 4: 'Interesting Interactions'
Ay up. Malcolm 'ere. Your man on the inside. Ready to dish the dirt on my place o' work. If by any chance you're confused then you can check out my other articles here: part one, part two, and part th...
Malcolm Hardy8 months ago
Tales from Groovy Spoons 3: 'Occupational Hazards'
Hello again. I hope you are well. This is this my third testimony on the weirdness of my workplace. You can find part 1 here. And Part 2 here. But if you're up to date, then lets crack on with today's...
Malcolm Hardy8 months ago
Tales from Groovy Spoons 2: 'Insecurities'
Greetings once again. It is I, Malcolm. I'm here to tell you even more stories from Groovy Spoons. You can find my original article here. But if you're all caught up, then lets dive straight in, to ta...
Malcolm Hardy8 months ago
Tales from Groovy Spoons
Hello. I'm here today to tell you a story. Not a fantasy epic, or a chilling thriller, but a simple story of how a nice northern man got way out of his depth in a completely abnormal club/pub. That ni...
Juan Nisbet9 months ago
The Weird Sh*t That Bartenders Have To Deal With
I’ve heard it said that, "at some point in life, everybody works behind a bar," and I for one think that everyone should. Some people love it, some hate it, some stick at it and others never go back. ...
Yoshio Chandlera year ago
A Guide to Professional Drinking
So, you think you can drink. The real question, can you drink anything and still remain coherent? Can you out-drink your friends, wake up without a hangover, and make them think you're a god? If your ...