The Art of Building Cocktail Rounds
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The Art of Building Cocktail Rounds

The art of building rounds of cocktails efficiently is a fantastic thing to watch. And performing it is similar to the cerebral flow state that an athlete feels when they’re in the zone. Unstoppable. Time slows down, and you are just there for the ride while your body crushes cocktail volume. A twelve-hour shift feels…
How to Hire a Cocktail Consultant
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How to Hire a Cocktail Consultant

To my parents, cocktail consulting is a particular niche but to a cocktail consultant, that moniker is overly broad. When I stop to think about all the different services I perform as a professional, it makes my head spin like a three-martini lunch. From creative cocktail development to styling, to training, to marketing and…
What makes a cocktail delicious?
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What makes a cocktail delicious?

Cocktails are completely subjective. It is completely unreasonable to assume that you and the person next to you will have the exact same taste in cocktails. This isn’t to say that you are right and your neighbor is wrong, but people just like different things. In this article, I’ll explain my thoughts about the…
Data Analytics for Bars Explained
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Data Analytics for Bars Explained

Chances are, you are already collecting data. Do you know how to use it? If you have a digital POS, you should be benefitting from the data you’re certainly already collecting. Data analytics play an important role in making informed business decisions for your bar and can help bring labor, management, and business…