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The Amelia Earhart Cocktail is the Drink of the Day for January 11th

The Amelia Earhart Cocktail is the Drink of the Day for January 11th

January 11, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

The following recipe was posted by StriperGuy on June 28, 2009 on chow.com Ms. Earhart had many accomplishments as an early aviator and had many firsts. To commemorate her solo flight she succeeded in on this day in 1935, it’s only justified that I would find a drink that would meet the feat. When I […]

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The Aberdeen Angus is the January 9th Drink of the Day!

The Aberdeen Angus is the January 9th Drink of the Day!

January 9, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

With winter in full swing, I feel a beverage like this will warm you inside and out. Let’s venture a little further than your typical hot toddy and get into something with a little more attitude! Named after the prized breed of cattle, this drink will not dissatisfy. Be sure to use a scotch that […]

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The Brandy Alexander is January 6th Drink of the Day

The Brandy Alexander is January 6th Drink of the Day

January 6, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Nothing like sitting by the fire, on an over-stuffed chair, glamourizing the day’s events while sipping on a cognac and feeling the warmth of the beverage going down to its destination. Can you tell I’m from a cold part of the country? Ah yes….some nice refreshing coffee and a snifter of my favorite beverage in […]

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The Sazerac Cocktail is January 5th Drink of the Day

The Sazerac Cocktail is January 5th Drink of the Day

January 5, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Watching the Sugar Bowl the other night got me thinking about all the tradition of drink making in New Orleans. If you want to find a cocktail that has withstood the test of time, look no further than this fine drink. It is the true whiskey imbiber that will find a place that serves this […]

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The Alaskan Cocktail is January 3rd Drink of the Day

The Alaskan Cocktail is January 3rd Drink of the Day

January 3, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

To commemorate the induction of Alaska as the 49th State on this date in 1959, I’d like to share a drink that’s been around for over eighty years, but doesn’t get much, if any, fanfare nowadays. This cocktail was first introduced in a book entitled, “The Savory Cocktail Book”, in 1930. Why it’s called the […]

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The Holidays Bring in New Customers

The Holidays Bring in New Customers

December 20, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

The spirit of the holidays and spending time with old friends send people out to enjoy company with others who are doing the same. It makes for a room full of patrons in the spirit to meet new acquaintances while enjoying the warmth of the room, the atmosphere of great conversation, and the feeling of […]

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Retaining Your Customer Base is easier than Finding New Customers

Retaining Your Customer Base is easier than Finding New Customers

December 5, 2011 | By | 1 Comment

Have you ever wondered why some businesses are so worried about finding new customers that they give the best deals only to those who have never done any business with them in the first place? This only leaves the ones who have, scratching their heads, wondering why they aren’t seeing these deals passed on to […]

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Extra Dry with a Twist is now available electronically!

Extra Dry with a Twist is now available electronically!

November 23, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Hi folks! I have just been informed that my book, “Extra Dry with a Twist: An Insiders Guide to Bartending”, will be available electronically through most on-line stores including – Amazon, Google Books, Barnes and Noble, etc! For those who’ve been asking me when I would be doing this, the change is about to happen. […]

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The Three Phases of Customer Service

The Three Phases of Customer Service

November 20, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Many people look at good customer service as being nice and courteous to the customer. But you must take it much deeper to understand its true influence in whatever occupation you’re in. It holds even more clout in the occupation of bartending. Once you do see the overall aspects of it, you will have a […]

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How to Make a Long Beach Iced Tea

How to Make a Long Beach Iced Tea

October 31, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

How to Make a Long Beach Iced Tea

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