The Mixology Talk Podcast

A show all about bartending, cocktails, hospitality and having a long and rewarding career in the hospitality business

Latest Episode:

All About Mead with Samuel Boulton

Ever used Mead in a cocktail? It might just be the next big hipster beverage, and this week have we have Mead expert Samuel Boulton on the podcast to teach us all about it!

Recent Episodes:

Staying Sharp with an Empty Bar

It’s February and it’s… quiet. Crickets at your bar. How can you use this time to stay sharp and improve your skills so you’re ready when folks show up again for St. Patrick’s Day?

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Julia Tunstall

Co-Host and Co-Founder of A Bar Above, Founder of Top Shelf Bar Supply

Who are we?

We’re a husband-wife team with experience on both sides of the hospitality business. We also care a lot about bartenders and great drinks!

Chris Tunstall

Host and Founder of A Bar Above

Bar Education and Bar Convent Brooklyn: A Chat with Angus Winchester

Bar Education and Bar Convent Brooklyn: A Chat with Angus Winchester

It’s already conference season! Bar Convent Brooklyn is coming in just a few weeks, and is a great event if you’re a bartender looking to learn and grow. Join us this week as we chat with their head of education (and a man who needs no introduction), Angus Winchester.

Raising your Prices: When and How (without Losing all your Regulars)

Raising your Prices: When and How (without Losing all your Regulars)

Time to raise prices? Don’t chicken out! Here are some tips for increasing your menu prices in a way that’s good for the bottom line and doesn’t scare away your customers. (I promise!)

Bartender Super Heroes: Super Powers You didn’t Even Know you Had

Bartender Super Heroes: Super Powers You didn’t Even Know you Had

Your regulars might call you a “super hero” all the time, but I would argue that bartenders really are modern day superheroes. Listen in for a fun episode all about the “super powers” that experienced bartenders all seem to have after a few years behind the bar.

How to NOT Poison your Guests, with Camper English

How to NOT Poison your Guests, with Camper English

It’s great to get creative with your cocktail recipes, but how do prevent your creativity from going too far? This week we’re chatting with Camper English about keeping cocktails safe.

Our Favorite Conversations from 1,000 Bartenders & Cocktail Lovers

Our Favorite Conversations from 1,000 Bartenders & Cocktail Lovers

What happens when you get 1,000 bartenders and cocktail enthusiasts in the same place to talk cocktails? Here’s a recap of our favorite debates and conversations from the last few months in our Facebook group!

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