Cocktail Builder
Tips, tricks, and advice for mastering mixology.
Welcome! 4 Steps to Becoming an Expert Bartender

Hello and welcome to Cocktail Builder! You’ve joined a community of cocktail lovers eager to learn new tips and tricks for mastering mixology. Whether you want to perfect your bartending skills or are just starting out, we have something for you. Every week, we’ll send you a helpful, practical cocktail article directly to your inbox. It could be anything from seasonal drink recipes to must-have cocktail equipment. For now, we’re going back to the basics and setting you up for cocktail success. Here are the first four steps to becoming an expert bartender:


1. Pick the right ice for your cocktail every time


2. Buy the right kind of bitters


3. Stock your home bar with the essentials


  1. Garnish each cocktail perfectly


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