Bartending Mixology – Why Learn This Incredible Skill?
Have you heard of bartending mixology and wondered whether it’s something you should explore further? Mixology classes held in reputable schools for bartending, such as The Spirit Lab, are training bar workers, students and those who would love to become a bartender in the art of top quality cocktail making. Here’s why you should delve into the world of mixology. Read More
Bartending has evolved over the years. It’s not just about high-speed cocktail and drinks-making at a crowded bar. Craft cocktails and more artisan drinks have risen in popularity, wowing customers in luxury establishments. Mixology courses at bartender schools can help one to master the skills involved when preparing such high-quality beverages. From the recipes and mixing techniques to the way the drinks are poured, presented and garnished, every element of preparation has been tailored to the individual cocktail.
Enhancing the Customer Experience
Your clientele will notice a difference between good and bad cocktails. It’s often hard to put your finger on why a cocktail is better somewhere else, but those which have been prepared by an expert mixologist will always be favoured. That’s why so many businesses, whether a new brand or an established company, are turning to bar consultancy solutions. They understand that to become the best, you need to put your customers first. This means having cocktail menus which impress, professional staff who have been trained by experts, marketing which enhances your brand and the ability to offer clients an incredible experience. We’re even hired for events to wow the crowds and help you stand out for all the right reasons.
Learn from Expert Mixologists
Whether you want to learn mixology for the first time or would love to take your existing skills to the next level, the courses held at The Spirit Lab are second to none. We have won several LUX Life Awards in recent years, including The Bartending School of the Year in 2019. Our diploma is recognised in 70 countries worldwide, helping international students as well as UK bartenders to gain fantastic work abroad. In classes of just eight students, our bartenders school has expert mixologists training you, giving one to one support wherever you need it.
Which Mixology Course?
The mixology course you choose is really down to the level of experience you have. Our one-week International Mixology Course is ideal for beginners and junior bartenders, helping you to build up confidence and master the fundamental principles of expert mixology. Our Advanced Mixology Course takes place over an intensive three days and is for those who want to take their mixology knowledge to the next stage. Students on this course usually possess a good product knowledge and cocktail making abilities already. We’ll cover everything from tastings and customer care to ice manipulation and practical sessions with uncommon products.
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I'm a Beginner
None or few years of experience
in cocktail making
I want to Advance
Improving mixology techniques.
Min 5 years experience in a cocktail bar
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