Our bartending blog

This is our back bar, stored full of cocktail recipes, industry news, EBS updates and other hidden gems!

11th Nov
Top 5 festive getaways

Top 5 festive getaways

Christmas is coming, and what sounds better than a Christmas holiday abroad over the festive season. The question is, where to go on your Christmas holidays? Maybe you want some...

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15th Sep
You know you’re a bartender when you…

You know you’re a bartender when you…

If you’ve ever worked as a bartender, you know how much influence the profession has upon your day-to-day life. You start to see and act differently due to your experiences...

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7th Sep
Why should you take a bartending course in New York?

Why should you take a bartending course in New York?

Gabriele Varrasi has been bartending for the past three years, despite his experience, he felt that his bartending skill set was lacking something, so he decided to take a bartending...

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31st Aug
Bartending your way around the world

Bartending your way around the world

France to Ireland, Australia to Thailand, Spain to the Polar Circle. Ex-European Bartender School student, Gautier Tanguy, went on an incredible bartending journey which lead him to the Polar Circle....

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18th Aug
Working with Club Med: Tiziano’s Story

Working with Club Med: Tiziano’s Story

Not many people can wake up on their twentieth birthday with a view of the slopes in front of them and say with confidence, “my life has completely changed in...

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6th Aug
11 amazing facts about cocktails and bartending

11 amazing facts about cocktails and bartending

Do you know which liqueurs are sung to as they age? How many bubbles are in a bottle of champagne? What did the first cocktail shakers look like? If you...

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26th Jul
From an EBS Bartender Course to a Brand Ambassador

From an EBS Bartender Course to a Brand Ambassador

How do you go from working at an electrical shop in Ireland to end up working as the brand ambassador for one of the largest spirit producers in the world?...

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20th Jul
How to Make Clear Ice: Discover the Fascinating Technique Here

How to Make Clear Ice: Discover the Fascinating Technique Here

Have you ever watched a spirit commercial and wondered how long it must have taken them to Photoshop in those crystal-clear ice cubes? Well, here’s the thing, they’re not Photoshopped,...

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16th Jun
How Bartending Classes Changed My Life

How Bartending Classes Changed My Life

Fabio was one of the very first students to take bartending classes at EBS Milan. Inspired by his bartending experience, he moved to Ireland and landed a job behind the...

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22nd May
A Part-Time Bar Job: The 9 Reasons Why You Need One

A Part-Time Bar Job: The 9 Reasons Why You Need One

Why is a part-time bar job perfect for you? A part-time bar job allows you to make good money, work non-traditional hours, and with people your own age. Does that...

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22nd May

Working behind the bar at one of the world’s best hotels

It was always Philip’s goal to end up working behind the bar in the United States. He left his home in Switzerland to take the EBS bartender course in the...

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17th May

From a bartender course to immediately working behind the bar

Bartender course to bar job in just 4 weeks During her bartender course at EBS Cape Town, Emmy got to know a local bar manager named Jody and ended up...

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20th Apr

Why is the Blue Blazer cocktail so dangerous?

Let’s get down to business, let’s talk about the Blue Blazer. No, we’re not speaking about fashion, put your shirts away, we’re talking about the flaming, scorching, delicious cocktail that...

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