Category Archives: Bartender Tips

If you’ve been making your drinks without a cocktail shaker, you are missing out on the ability to make incredible tasting drinks for yourself, your family and your friends.  Cocktail shakers are not just for professional establishments.  They are one of the bar tools that really are essential, whether it’s a professional bar or your […]

The Boston shaker is the indispensable accessory for your bar, it will allow you to create the essential recipes and original technique to surprise your friends. The drinks prepared with the shaker are served mostly straight up, that is to say without ice in the serving glass. This bar accessory allows two actions: to mix and […]

A jigger or bar jigger is an hourglass-shaped measuring device used by bartenders to ensure that they pour accurate amounts of alcohol into every drink. These are cheap and easy to find in most housewares stores, or online. Usually made of metal (and sometimes plastic), jiggers contain two different measuring amounts – one on either […]

From shakers and muddlers to jiggers and juicers, and everything in between, the way you make your drink is just as important as the drink itself. This article offers a description of the basic bar tools and their uses that everyone needs to have. Depending upon your set up, you may find other accessories to […]