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A balanced mix of cocktail culture, industry insights, and thoughtful standards for modern bartending.

Essential Bar Tools for your Holiday Home Bar

There’s nothing more festive than a signature cocktail at a party. Tailoring your drinks to your guests’ preferences and the food you’ll be serving can take a holiday gathering to the next level. However, planning ahead is key, as you’ll also want time to mingle. Having the right bar tools definitely makes things easier. And, if you plan to gather for the holidays, why not get started now? Here are the essential barware for your holiday bash (large or small) every home bartender needs. Bar tools for making drinks Cocktail Shakers There are a few options for shakers, but not all shaker sets are created equal. I love the versatility of a simple, weighted set like this one from A Bar Above. I use...

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Awesomely Autumn Cocktail Recipes

  What is it about fall that brings a warm, nostalgic feeling each year it comes around? Whatever it is, we love it because the leaves start to change colors, football season begins, seasonal produce, the weather gets cooler, and of course pumpkin spice and everything nice. One thing we look forward to is creating new cocktails that embody the fan-favorite flavors of the new season. From apple to cinnamon to cranberry, there are endless options for embarking upon holiday cocktails that are sure to give you that warm fuzzy feeling when you think about fall. Our Crew Bottles make the perfect fall cocktail companion, allowing you to pre-batch, infuse, and store liquids safely and with style. You can even...

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Craft Tech® Glass: The Future of Barware.

What is Craft Tech® Glass? As it turns out, not all glass is created equal. Our patented Craft Tech® Glass consists mostly of borosilicate – commonly found in lab equipment, coffee carafes and bakeware – making our barware safer to use and more sustainable. With the world’s focus on both public health and reducing waste, Crew products truly symbolize the barware of the future.     Durability Outfitting a speed rail or cocktail station with Craft Tech Glass products won't alleviate the stress of a busy bar shift, but it can reduce the likelihood of an accident. Craft Tech is ideal for industry professionals because it’s both lightweight and shatter-resistant. Unlike soda-lime glass (e.g., a wine bottle or beer glass), Craft Tech...

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The Ultimate Guide to Pour Spouts (That You Never Knew You Needed)

Pour spouts are the small yet sturdy backbone of the bar industry. And while they’re often overlooked, they’re crucial to any bartender’s success. Sometimes called liquor pourers, speed pourers, or bottle pourers, pour spouts are the unsung heroes behind every cocktail! Ready to learn everything you never knew you needed to know about pour spouts? Read on to learn more about what pour spouts do, the different kinds of pour spouts, and how we’ve finally perfected them. What are pour spouts and why do they exist? Walk behind a bar and take a good look at the liquor bottles. They probably all have pour spouts on them. That’s because any bar owner or bartender worth their salt (rim) knows that...

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Pouring Through Liquor Distribution: From Producers to Your Favorite Cocktails

It’s been a long day. You’re looking forward to a nice drink to savor as you unwind. Sublime flavors swirl around your mouth as the perfect concoction has finally met your palate. One may ponder its origins — the Scottish Highlands, a tropical island, or maybe even down the block from a local distiller! But have you ever thought about just how your favorite adult beverage got to your taste buds in the first place? The journey that spirits take from fermentation to filling your bar supplies is a time-honored design that enables you to enjoy each and every bottle of the good stuff. Distribution systems are key to making sure you’ve got access to every delicious drop. Think of...

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