Posted May 1st, 2014 at 7:00 pm
30 years ago, Johnny Lee recorded the hit "Hey Bartender". While we do not have a video from the time it was redcorded, we do have this great video of Johnny Lee playing the song live in 2013 at the Bear River Music Fest!...
How to Talk to Your Parents About Bartending
Posted May 2nd, 2012 at 1:54 am
Maybe you’re still in high school, ok, maybe you’re in school with a heavy course load, maybe you’re not sure exactly where to go in life. And maybe you saw a movie, or had a friend, or did a google search, and decided that learning to bartend would be a great idea. The question is…How do you tell your parents?
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Debunking wine Myths
Posted February 12th, 2012 at 11:18 am
David White, one of the columnists at wines.com wrote an interesting article dubunking wine myths. He tackles the 5 top myths including:
Serve white wine with fish and red wine with meat.
Sparkling wines like Champagne are only for special occasions.
Sophisticated wine drinkers avoid Chardonnay and Merlot.
There are no good wines for less than $20.
Serve white wines chilled and red wines at room temperature.
When you understand how these myths came about, you can use the tips to m...
Bartending Basics: 3 Areas Every Bartender Needs to Know About
Posted July 29th, 2011 at 10:34 pm
As someone who is interested in becoming a bartender, it pays to know about the bartending basics that come along with the job.
Being a bartender includes a lot more than simply pouring drinks for customers as they request them.
Like any other profession, there are a lot of things that you need to know about your worker area, your day to day tasks, the tools of the trade, and how to prepare for your day before you even see your first customer.
Beyond that, it pays to know the basic tech...