• :: as a beginner bartender, how can i be less nervous?: :

    4 days ago - By Cocktail Virgin Slut

    When Dr. Jorge Vera of Convite Mezcal asked the audience if there were any questions following my talk, one person spoke up and asked, “I am just a beginner in the world of bartending, so how can I control the nervousness?” To which I replied the following:
    There are many ways. One is to learn to own the space - this is your bar. When you are a server, the guests rent the table in a way, and you are approaching their domain. If they choose to sit at the bar, it's your bar. You own this bar, and you take pride in it. When there is a problem in a restaurant, servers will often run away, and...
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