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AN EXPERT GUIDE TO BUILDING GUEST CONFIDENCE
Anna Sebastian and Ollie Margan discuss practical steps your team can make to put guests at ease, tips on keeping culture alive and the importance of clear communication to keep everyone safe.
CHECK OUT BARCHAT SERIES 2
From digitizing your bar, to chats on bossing social media and team togetherness, join host Tristan Stephenson for all episodes of Series 2 here!
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DARING DIGITAL: UNIQUE WAYS BARS ARE USING TECHNOLOGY
Becoming tech-savvy is the way forward - using technology within your venues, be it through service or customised drinks, can reap high rewards. Here are some exciting and ingenious ways bar owners are optimising digitalisation across the globe.
TAP INTO TAKEAWAY: 10 TIPS FOR A THRIVING TAKEAWAY SERVICE
During these uncertain times, venues across the globe are increasingly adopting takeaway and delivery services to diversify revenue streams. Learn how to successfully implement and capitalise on these initiatives with expert tried and tested tips.
STRETCHING THE BAR: TAKING CARE OF FUTURE YOU
Day to day life as a bar professional can be tough on your body so it’s important to stay healthy and look after your wellbeing. Bar professional and wellbeing expert Camille Vidal gives simple tips and stretches that be easily incorporated into any routine.
Venue Layout 101: Transforming Your Bar
We all know that the return to service is going to look a little different than before. With the safety of staff and guests at the forefront of reopening, Ollie Margan, owner of Maybe Mae, takes a look at how to transform your venue, from seating plans to the smooth integration of table service.
HEIGHTENED HIGHBALLS: GARNISH GAME STRONG
From the outside the highball can appear to be a basic two-ingredient cocktail, but it comes alive when served correctly - in a tall, ice-cold glass, with a spectacular garnish that adds body and vibrancy to the drink.
THE ULTIMATE GIN AND TONIC
Gin cocktails are everywhere at the moment, but can they really compete with a good old G&T? Leading mixologist, bar operator and author, Tristan Stephenson, explores this classic serve and reveals innovative ways to give it your own signature twist.
INNOVATIVE COFFEE COCKTAILS
With International Coffee Day just around the corner, the aptly named Espresso Martini Society (whose menu boasts the largest selection of espresso martinis in the world!) reveal their most inventive twists on classic coffee cocktails for you to serve up in your bar.
LOW SUGAR SERVES: HOW LOW CAN YOU GO?
Drinks trends tend to come and go but wellness and the option of a low sugar serve isn’t going away. Former World Class winner Tim Philips-Johansson looks at how to offer low sugar drinks without losing your bar’s signature flavours and serves.