Category Archives: Mixology

Wines that Rock Company 2020 Release!

For all Star Trek Lovers the ‘Wines that Rock Company’ who is a “PREMIER LIFESTYLE WINE COMPANY – SPECIALIZING IN BRINGING ONE-OF-A-KIND CUSTOM CRAFTED WINES TOGETHER WITH WORLD-CLASS BRANDS.” is building the anticipation for their  2020 series release of “Star Trek: Picard” by “producing a series of bottles inspired by the cult-favorite show.” Over the years this company has also worked with super stars groups such as Kiss and The Rolling Stones to release “music inspired” wines. Visit their website here to learn more! Want to learn more about the ‘wine world’? Enrol in a BartenderOne Masterclass and learn the craft of mixology and gain essential information of the ‘wine world’. 

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Spritz Up Your Weekend!

It’s the last weekend in July! Why not spritz it up with a specialty Spritzer! A recent article by Tessa McLean lists 5 must make Spritzers of the summer! Choose from either the Tropical Spritz, Aperol Spritzmenot, Popping Bubbles, Summer Breeze, or the Brose! Spritz up your cocktail knowledge with BartenderOne and enrol in a BartenderOne “Get into the Spirit” Workshop. Click here to enrol today!

 

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Brilliantly Blended!

Frozen Margaritas, Frozen Daiquiri’s certainly have a summer ring  and taste to them! But how did these  great drinks come to be? First person to thank is Stephen Poplawski who in 1922, patented the “modern blender”. From there the flood gates opened! As stated in a recent article by Jay Gentile…”little did he know that “he’d be changing the course of cocktail history.” Click here and learn more about the popularization and history of the frozen drink phenomenon!

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The “Daisy” Cocktail?

You might be thinking..”Daisy” Cocktail.. I haven’t had that before, well chances are you have indeed! The Spanish word for Daisy is Margarita! A recent article by Simon Difford states “Incidentally, daisy is thought to be a corruption of ‘day’s eye’ due to the flower head of the daisy closing at night and opening in the morning”. There is much to learn about the origin of The Margarita. Click here to read and learn more! Give your group of friends something to chat about while drinking a delicious Margarita! Not sure how to shake up a Margarita? Then you need to enrol in a BartenderOne “Get Into the Spirit Workshop” where you will the skills and technique to create a perfect Margarita and other loved cocktails!

 

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“Take us to your leader … for drinks.”

‘Area 51’ has fascinated thousands and most likely millions of minds over the years. You’re probably wondering in what way could Bud Light beer be used in the same sentence as Area 51?  A recent publicized Facebook event called “Storm Area 51, They Can’t Stop Us All”. got the attention of around 3 million people who said they were “interested”. The company behind Bud Light- Anheuser-Busch, first backed away with the idea of ‘invading’ Nevada Air Force base. However, a recent Twitter feed indicated that they would like to “offer free Bud Light to any alien that makes it out  of the planned raid. Stay tuned for more information about this “raid”. In the meantime, why not learn how to bartend? You might just be able to serve one of these aliens one day! 😀 Enrol in a BartederOne Workshop here and learn the art of creating a classic cocktail!

 

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Sangria World Tour!

From San Diego to Barcelona to Orlando to Las Vegas to Chicago then back around to Washington D.C, Sangria has a made a unique mark in all of these tourist destinations. Summer is the perfect time for travel and to drink Sangria on the patio! No worries if you would rather enjoy your own home and space this summer while drinking delicious Sangria on your own patio… A recent article by Kelly Magyarics, describes 6 different Sangria recipes from all around the world that you need to try! Quench your thirst and refresh your usual drink of choice and give these sangrias a go! Want to learn more about what makes Sangria…Sangria? And learn about mixology? Click here to enrol yourself and a group of friends in BartenderOne’s Get Into the Spirit Workshop! Come together in a fun, positive and create space where you will laugh, spill, learn and drink delicious cocktails!

 

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Sous Vide Vodka!?

Every season there seems to be a new flavoured vodka on the market, for instance Kettle One’s new Peach & Orange Blossom! How would you like to have a go at infusing your own vodka and creating a new unique flavour!? A recent article by Kelly Magyarics entitled “Infusing Your Own Flavored Vodka Through Science. It’s Easier Than You Think” describes using the sous vide method for infusing your vodka. Although this sounds rather fancy and complicated, it really isn’t. You do not need any special equipment or a “culinary degree”, simply a mason jar. Click here to learn more and the steps to infusing your own vodka. Interested in learning more about Vodka? How to create a perfectly balanced vodka based cocktail? Enroll here in a BartenderOne’s Workshop and discover all that Vodka has to offer!

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Parties in June Must Haves…

Planning to host some backyard parties this June? Tired of serving and drinking the same old Gin & Tonics, Rum & Cokes, and watered down Margaritas? A list of 11 essential cocktails was released by “Liquor.com” that needs to be read and put into action for your next get together! Perhaps a “Hello, Sun” cocktail with fresh mint, cucumber, aloe liqueur and mezcal may be your signature cocktail for the evening. Click here to see the full list of cocktails and make your next party a bevy party to remember! Perhaps hosting parties isn’t your cup of tea…then let BartenderOne host a workshop where you and your friends can get together and create and drink these delicious cocktails while learning proper bartender technique. Sign up here today!

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Ice.. Ice… Maker!

Ice can change the appearance of a cocktail in such a significant way. Blocks of ice can also enhance the sophistication of a cocktail. However, blocks of ice can be expensive to buy and quite difficult to make if you don’t have the right tools. Thanks to “Bar Innovator of the Year- Stephan Hinz”, blocks of crystal clear ice can be made in a simple, stylish and compact fashion while using his invention- the Ice Block Machine! Learn more about how to us this wonderful machine and the instalation steps here. This may be the perfect addition to your home bar or restaurant! Interested in learning more about ice and mixology? Enrol in a fantastic BartenderOne Workshop and create delicious cocktails while using proper technique. Don’t delay and let the ice melt, enrol today!

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It’s Official- “We the North Day!

Raise your glasses and cheers to June 17, 2019 as the official “We the North Day”! Today marks a very special and monumental day for thousands of Canadians and Raptors Fans! In the words of John Tory…”we gather to celebrate the first NBA championship in Raptor’s history, I encourage everyone in our city to show our support, pride, love, and appreciation for this incredible team.” Continue reading Tory’s Proclamation here! Staying in tune with Raptors colours… why not  mix up a delicious Negroni to celebrate this wondrous victory! BartenderOne can help you discover your bartending skills and help you shake up some Raptors Celebratory drinks!! Congratulations again to the Raptors! You Make Millions So PROUD!!

 

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