June 29th, 2015
June 24th, 2015
June 16th, 2015
On Bartender Journey Podcast number 114 we talk with author Reid Mitenbuler. Reid's book Bourbon Empire: The Past and Future of America's Whiskey unravels the myths and misconceptions surrounding America’s most iconic spirit and traces the history of Bourbon – from the frontier rebellion, to the Gilded Age corruption, and the magic of Madison Avenue.
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June 9th, 2015
An interview with the great bartender and author Jeffrey Morgenthaler! We talk about bartending myths, proper bar techniques, and bar management strategies.
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Book of the Week: Jeffrey Morgenthaler's THE BAR BOOK. Its a manual for Bartenders!
Check out Jeffrey Morgenthaler's web site.
I had a great time at #CocktailsInTheCountry event with Gaz Regan recently! Pictures below!
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June 2nd, 2015
On the Bartender Journey Podcast #112, it’s a talk with cocktail blogger, writer and cocktail competition jugdge, Camper English! Its a great conversation about making great quality clear ice, the first time he tended bar and cocktail trends.
See below for some of the tools used to make clear ice cubes, plus the Book of the Week: The PDT Cocktail Book by Jim Meehan.
Also mentioned on the podcast this week, Gary Regan's new book The Negroni: Drinking to La Dolce Vita, with Recipes & Lore
May 26th, 2015
On the Bartender Journey Podcast #111 we talk about the somewhat mysterious sprit Genever. Brand Ambassador Anthony Pullen gives us an education on the product that the Bols company has been making for hundreds of years! Plus we mix up some Genever cocktails.
The Book of the Week is the classic from Dale DeGroff: The Craft of the Cocktail. Every Bartender have a copy of this book!
In industry news – a bourbon crime wave? A bizarre real-life story.
Join us for great cocktail, spirit and Bartender talk on the Bartender Journey Podcast!
May 19th, 2015
Its an interview with Cocktail Historian, Author & Barman David Wondrich!
May 12th, 2015
Gaz Regan produces an awesome Bartender education event called Cocktails In The Country. 10 students are treated to a two day intensive training with the legendary Gaz Regan.
The public is invited to be "guinea pigs" for the students. This week, we visit Cocktails In The Country and enjoy some cocktails produced by the students AND a very special finger-stirred Negroni, made by the one and only Gaz!
Gaz's book The Joy of Mixology is required reading for Bartenders.
If you are looking for a fabulous online bartender training course, take a look at A Bar Above for an extremely in depth course from Chris Tunstall.
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April 28th, 2015
All proceeds raised go to the charity, The Life Raft Group whose simple focus is to cure a form of cancer — Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GIST). – and to help those living with it.
celebrate a major event such as the fall of communism
or the fact that the refrigerator is still working.
--Humorist Dave Barry
April 23rd, 2015
On the Bartender Journey Podcast #107
its great conversation with Mr. Warren Bobrow, the author of several amazing
cocktail books. Warren's new book offers 75 traditional, yet
newly-created cocktails. The cocktails in this book are delicious,
soothing and unique.
Shrubs require time and careful preparation. This fascinating ingredient creates cocktails that are truly different, uncommon and delectable.
Show Notes. Mentioned in the the podcast this
Warren Bobrows books:
◦ Bitters and Shrub Syrup Cocktails: Restorative Vintage Cocktails, Mocktails, and Elixirs
◦ Whiskey Cocktails: Rediscovered Classics and Contemporary Craft Drinks Using the World's Most Popular Spirit
◦ Apothecary Cocktails: Restorative Drinks from Yesterday and Today
Seider book: Alchemy in a Glass:
The Essential Guide to Handcrafted Cocktails
• Bartender Journey Podcast #99 with Dale DeGroff
• Leave a comment and rating for Bartender Journey on iTunes
• Previous Bartender Journey interview with Warren Bobrow
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