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The drinks America’s best bartenders make for themselves

The drinks America’s best bartenders make for themselves

After a long night, these Chicago, Park City, and Brooklyn bartenders give themselves the last pour. Here's what they're drinking.
Bartender Posts Viral TikTok Video of Her $9 Paycheck for 70 Hours of Work

Bartender Posts Viral TikTok Video of Her $9 Paycheck for 70 Hours of Work

Austin resident Aaliyah Cortez shared the video to highlight the importance of tipping service workers.
This Pin Is a Quiet Way to Say You're Not Drinking

This Pin Is a Quiet Way to Say You're Not Drinking

For Pin Project founder Mark Goodwin, what started as a way to curb his drinking has turned into a symbol of the sober-curious movement.
Among the Sober and ‘Sober Curious’? Your Bartender

Among the Sober and ‘Sober Curious’? Your Bartender

As interest in Dry January and sobriety rises, and as social media opens up new conversations, the bar business has begun to evolve.
Gary Regan, Maestro of Mixology and Cocktail Culture, Dies at 68

Gary Regan, Maestro of Mixology and Cocktail Culture, Dies at 68

A British-born son of publicans, he became a bartender in New York, a saloonkeeper, an author of 18 books and a columnist and commentator.
This Program Has Been Educating Bartenders in Business Management for Free for 10 Years and Counting

This Program Has Been Educating Bartenders in Business Management for Free for 10 Years and Counting

Program leaders say they're especially mindful in recruiting women, people of color, and members of the LGBTQ community.
Bartending 'Industry Icon' Returns Award After Outrage Over Misogynistic Remarks

Bartending 'Industry Icon' Returns Award After Outrage Over Misogynistic Remarks

"A bar is no place for a woman," Charles Schumann once said. "The important characters are always men."

Behind Canopy by Hilton’s Death & Co-Trained Bars

The consulting arm of the beloved cocktail company collaborates on the hotel brand's alcohol offerings Hilton certainly doesn’t classify as an independent hotel brand with the ability to experiment
How to Get a Bartender's Attention Without Being a Jerk

How to Get a Bartender's Attention Without Being a Jerk

People like drinking in bars, because that’s where the alcohol is. But, in the case of good bars, that’s also where the people are, which means you may not always get your drink as quickly as you
How Ivy Mix, Cocktail Expert, Spends Her Sundays

How Ivy Mix, Cocktail Expert, Spends Her Sundays

Yes, that’s her real name. On her day off, the award-winning bartender avoids politics but embraces a drink (or two).
How the Bar Industry Plans to Deal With Harassment in the Workplace—Including Unruly Guests

How the Bar Industry Plans to Deal With Harassment in the Workplace—Including Unruly Guests

Bartenders can often be put in a tough position when it comes to stopping harassment they observe between guests.
What bartenders think about that AI-powered bar with facial recognition

What bartenders think about that AI-powered bar with facial recognition

The latest item to qualify in the "the Dystopian Future Is Now" category is a system that aims to help bartenders keep track of their customers with facial recognition and AI. There's just one teensy

Dreaming Up Cocktail Perfection For Tayēr + Elementary

VR design technology played a role in the new dual-concept London bar On Old Street in Shoreditch, new dual-concept bar Tayēr + Elementary ushers in a decidedly 21st-century cocktail experience.
Ocasio-Cortez Went Back to Bartending. Slogans Were Served.

Ocasio-Cortez Went Back to Bartending. Slogans Were Served.

The congresswoman, who has often cited her former restaurant job to emphasize her roots, mounted a classic political stunt to promote higher pay for tipped-wage workers.
In the Age of Seamless, Is the ‘Regular’ a Dying Breed?

In the Age of Seamless, Is the ‘Regular’ a Dying Breed?

The bartender knows their orders, the maître d’ knows their names. Meet some of the regulars — they’re still out there if you know where to look.
Patagonian Spirit Träkál Wants to Become America’s Next Bartender Favorite

Patagonian Spirit Träkál Wants to Become America’s Next Bartender Favorite

'Träkál is what happens when brandy and gin have a baby in Patagonia.'
Before You Sip That Cocktail, a Few Safety Warnings

Before You Sip That Cocktail, a Few Safety Warnings

A new website focused on cocktail safety is primarily intended for bartenders, who since the early days of the current cocktail revival have reached for unorthodox ingredients to bring new flavors to
Before You Sip That Cocktail, a Few Safety Warnings

Before You Sip That Cocktail, a Few Safety Warnings

A new website focused on cocktail safety is primarily intended for bartenders, who since the early days of the current cocktail revival have reached for unorthodox ingredients to bring new flavors to
Resurrecting a New Orleans Bar and Its Dramatic Drink

Resurrecting a New Orleans Bar and Its Dramatic Drink

Nick Detrich, left, and Chris Hannah in the courtyard of their new bar, Jewel of the South, with the brandy crusta cocktail that helped make the original Jewel famous.
Finally, New York Has a Cocktail Library

Finally, New York Has a Cocktail Library

Mr. Boehm started collecting cocktail books 20 years ago.