Art of Mixology — How-To Guides

Choosing Cocktails For Your Wedding? Here Are 8 Things To Consider

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Choosing Cocktails For Your Wedding? Here Are 8 Things To Consider

Wedding planning can be a lot of stress. You learn to multi-task, and there really isn’t much downtime. So when you plan on kicking your shoes off and putting your feet up, it’s only understandable to use this time still and plan ahead. Case in point: You might want to consider thinking about what kinds of drinks you want to serve on your big day.  Many couples choose signature cocktails to entertain their guests—drinks that mean something to the newlyweds or ones that go with the season or theme. Figuring out what alcohol you'll serve at your wedding might be...

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How To Become A Mixologist In California

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How To Become A Mixologist In California

Thinking of becoming a mixologist? Take time to understand the craft. Mixologists must work in different social settings and have excellent customer service. While you don’t need any formal education, it’s essential to find ways to advance your career and stand out from the crowd. Statistics show that there are about 3,288 mixologists in the U.S. So If you’d like to become a mixologist in California, here’s what you can do. 1. Get Certified To become an expert in your craft, you need to take mixology and bartending courses. Look for an online course or go to a bartending school....

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5 Tips To Plan The Perfect Nautical Cocktail Party

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5 Tips To Plan The Perfect Nautical Cocktail Party

There’s something about the water that makes relaxation come easy. Studies suggest that living near open blue spaces like the sea or sky reduces stress levels. What also knocks the edge off? A bit of the hard stuff. Why not combine your stressbusters by throwing a shindig on your ship? Here are 5 tips on how to plan a nautical cocktail party that will earn you your captain’s stripes. We will cover everything you need to know, from deciding on the menu to planning the activities and games. So sit back, relax, and get ready to plan the perfect nautical...

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Everything‌ ‌You‌ ‌Need‌ ‌To‌ ‌Know‌ ‌About‌ ‌ The‌ ‌Art‌ ‌Of‌ ‌Decanting‌ ‌Wine‌ ‌

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Everything‌ ‌You‌ ‌Need‌ ‌To‌ ‌Know‌ ‌About‌ ‌ The‌ ‌Art‌ ‌Of‌ ‌Decanting‌ ‌Wine‌ ‌

Table of Contents What is Wine Decanting? Why Do We Decant Wines? Guide to Decanting Which Wines Need Decanting? How Long Should Wine Breathe? Methods of Decanting How to Serve Decanted Wine How to Clean Your Decanters What is Decanting FAQ If you're a wine lover, you've probably heard of the term "decanting." But what is decanting, exactly? And what are the benefits of decanting wine? This blog post will discuss everything you need to know about this art form. We'll talk about what decanting is, why you might want to do it, and how to decant wine properly. So...

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Keeping Champagne Bubbly: Best Storage Methods For Opened Bottles

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Keeping Champagne Bubbly: Best Storage Methods For Opened Bottles

Table of Contents How To Store Opened Champagne How To Keep Champagne Bubbly Storing Opened Champagne Tips You've just opened a bottle of Champagne. You pour it into your Champagne glass and marvel at how the bubbles nearly overflow. But when you can't finish the entire bottle in one night, you might be worried that all those bubbles will be gone along with the lovely flavors. Save yourself from this dismay with these helpful methods and tips on storing opened Champagne and keeping it bubbly. The best way to store leftover Champagne is to seal the bottle properly and place it...

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