Our bartending blog

This is our back bar, stored full of cocktail recipes, industry news, EBS updates and other hidden gems!

16th Oct
Bars, Booze and Cocktails During Prohibition

Bars, Booze and Cocktails During Prohibition

It may be hard and painful to imagine, but there was once a time not so long ago when the production, importation, transportation and sale of alcohol was completely banned...

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11th Oct
SUMMER’S MOST INSTAGRAMMED DRINKS

SUMMER’S MOST INSTAGRAMMED DRINKS

There’s something about the sunshine that brings a smile to our faces. It’s the perfect excuse to catch up with friends, chill out and cool down over some refreshing cocktails!...

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11th Oct
5 Cocktail Bars to Visit in Aberdeen

5 Cocktail Bars to Visit in Aberdeen

In historic Scotland, Aberdeen is a city home to so many beautiful sights as well as fantastic cocktail bars. You will definitely feel at home once you visit these bars...

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10th Oct
CAPITAL COCKTAILS; THE BEST BARS WITH VIEWS IN EUROPE

CAPITAL COCKTAILS; THE BEST BARS WITH VIEWS IN EUROPE

There’s nothing more inspiring than sundowners over sunset, a crisp glass of wine looking out to rolling fields and cocktails overlooking a bustling city below. When the view is as...

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9th Oct
Fun & Easy Homemade Infused Vodka

Fun & Easy Homemade Infused Vodka

The Basics We’ve all seen those tempting cocktail recipes that use flavoured vodka on Facebook, Twitter, and other social media platforms. From a cucumber-infused Bloody Mary to a classic vanilla...

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3rd Oct
All About Gin

All About Gin

Are you looking to become a 5-star Gin cocktail maker with a strong knowledge base on what it takes to make it? If the answer is a resounding YES, then...

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2nd Oct
From A Bartender Course in Greece to Top Bar Manager

From A Bartender Course in Greece to Top Bar Manager

Meet Vince. He took the EBS International Bartender Course on the stunning island of Kos, Greece in 2012 and hasn’t looked back since. Today he is the bar manager at...

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2nd Oct
What is Tequila? What is Tequila Made From? These Questions and More Answered Below!

What is Tequila? What is Tequila Made From? These Questions and More Answered Below!

Tequila is distilled from the juice of the abundant blue agave plant’s heart (known as the piña); it has become one of the most popular liquors in the world. While...

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1st Oct
Why you should visit a Scotch whisky distillery at least once in your lifetime

Why you should visit a Scotch whisky distillery at least once in your lifetime

The distilling of whisky in Scotland is a craft steeped in history, dating all the way back to the 15th century. Over hundreds of years, the art of whisky distilling...

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1st Oct
Vodka 101

Vodka 101

Versatile, tasty, and steeped in history, vodka is one of the most popular spirits in existence. Commonly produced through the distillation of either cereal grains such as rye or wheat...

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17th Sep
What is absinthe?

What is absinthe?

It’ll take a little effort to provide a satisfactory answer to that question. However, we promise an interesting story if you’ve got the time! Absinthe is one of the world’s...

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6th Sep
Shake Your Future, 10 weeks to jump into the bartending industry

Shake Your Future, 10 weeks to jump into the bartending industry

Bartending can be life-changing and in 2018, we set out to prove it. European Bartender School is proud to link up with the Bacardi Martini group to create the Shake...

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