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Bartenders reveal what they really think of 16 popular drink orders

Insider asked current and former bartenders about their thoughts on some popular cocktail orders. Mojitos are a great choice, but they can be frustrating for bartenders to make in bulk. Oftentimes bartenders are happy to make a whiskey ginger or vodka soda, since they’re easy to prepare and difficult to […]
Bartenders reveal what they really think of 16 popular drink orders
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Bartenders reveal 9 of the best ready-to-drink cocktails you can buy

Insider asked a group of bartenders to share some of their favourite ready-made cocktails. One bartender said they like the lemon and honey flavours of Fishers Island Lemonade. On The Rocks’ premade cocktails, like the Old Fashioned and Cosmopolitan, received praise from the pros. One former bartender said she loves […]
Bartenders reveal 9 of the best ready-to-drink cocktails you can buy
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11 things you should never say to your bartender

Bartenders like me are under a lot of stress every night. Our job gets even harder when we have to process foolish or uninformed statements and requests from customers. Here are 11 things you should never say to your bartender if you want to stay on their good side. Visit […]
11 things you should never say to your bartender
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Bartenders reveal the 13 brands of liquor they love the most

MetrixLab surveyed 10,000 bartenders to learn what brands they recommended the most in the past year. Overall, Patrón is the most recommended brand. It’s also the most popular brand of tequila. Grey Goose is the most recommended vodka, Jack Daniel’s is the most recommended whiskey, and Johnnie Walker is the […]
Bartenders reveal the 13 brands of liquor they love the most