How to Make an Otter Pop Shot

Dave Allred Bartending 101, Cocktails

Remember Otter Pops? Those long frozen treats with all the sugar and artificial colors and flavors you needed to give you the energy to terrorize your neighborhood all day long in the summer. Well, this is the same thing…except for adults. Who want the energy and courage to embarrass themselves at their local watering hole all night long. In any …

7 Rookie Mistakes People Make When Trying to Become a Bartender

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This is one of my longer videos, but it is worth it if you are thinking about becoming a bartender and you want to avoid all the mistakes that I see on a daily basis from people who walk into my bar looking for a job. Don’t be one of those people. If you want to learn more about TheRealBarCourse, …

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How to go From Barback to Bartender in 5.2 Seconds

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Ok, maybe not 5.2 seconds, but fast stuff is so cool I just couldn’t help myself. As you may or may not be aware, the entire purpose of my bartender online course, TheRealBarCourse, is to get you well-trained and then get you a bartending job as quickly as possible, but if you’re a barback or are looking to get hired as …

9 Long Island Iced Teas You Should Know How to Make

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Ahhhh, the Long Island Iced Tea. As long as people have enjoyed vomiting in the bushes outside their neighborhood watering hole, they’ve enjoyed sucking down Long Island Iced Teas. Just ordering a Long Island sort of defines your night right from the start and makes a declaration to everyone around you: I’m going to go from zero to humiliating just as quickly …