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Cocktail Training & Menu Creation

International Open Academy
Course summary
50 hours
19 GBP excl. VAT
Distance
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e-learning / Online / Distance

Course description

Cocktail Training & Menu Creation

Cocktail Training & Menu Creation

Wouldn't you love to have a career that gives you the opportunity to be creative and make people happy?

A talented bartender knows a lot about how to create unique and exciting flavors, while simultaneously playing the role of listener, therapist, and life coach to customers. Understanding what it takes to plan and create an amazingly tempting cocktail menu, and to serve that menu with class and flair requires a lot of talent and social skills.

Suitability - Who should attend?

Whether you are looking to start a new career or want to revitalize the bartending career that you already have, we can help you gain the knowledge, etiquette, and helpful tips you will need to become a great mixologist.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

  • This course is CPD/CE accredited. CPD accredited courses count towards the total of CPD hours to submit for your job role. CPD points are accepted and recognized by employers from both the public and private sectors, and academic institutions across the UK and internationally.
  • ICOES (International Council for Online Educational Standards) accredited.

Training Course Content

Our comprehensive online course modules will expose you to a wealth of knowledge in:

  • Liquor and cocktails The history of mixology
  • Proper pouring technique and bar preparation
  • Friendly and amiable bartending service
  • Flavors and how they mix together
  • Popular cocktails and flavors across the globe
  • Pairing cocktails with food, weather, and/or events

Course Breakdown:

Module 1: History Of Cocktails

  • 1.1 Where it all began
  • 1.2 Early cocktails
  • 1.3 Evolution of the cocktail
  • 1.4 Cocktail trends through history

Module 2: Introduction To Liquor

  • 2.1 Whiskey and scotch
  • 2.2 Vodka
  • 2.3 Rum
  • 2.4 Tequila
  • 2.5 Gin
  • 2.6 Liqueurs
  • 2.7 Cordials

Module 3: Introduction To Cocktails

  • 3.1 Classic cocktails
  • 3.2 Highballs
  • 3.3 Two-liquor cocktails
  • 3.4 Martinis
  • 3.5 Shots

Module 4: Preparing The Bar

  • 4.1 Organizing your station
  • 4.2 Glassware styles and uses
  • 4.3 Prepping garnishes
  • 4.4 Bar upkeep
  • 4.5 Helpful bar tools

Module 5: Interacting With The Customer

  • 5.1 Greeting
  • 5.2 Rules of etiquette
  • 5.3 Proper customer interaction
  • 5.4 Making appropriate recommendations
  • 5.5 Handling customer complaints with poise
  • 5.6 Dealing with a drunk customer

Module 6: Flair Bartending

  • 6.1 History
  • 6.2 Techniques
  • 6.3 Guidelines
  • 6.4 Improvisation
  • 6.5 Entertainment

Module 7: Pouring Technique

  • 7.1 Pouring a beer
  • 7.2 Opening wine and champagne
  • 7.3 Measuring
  • 7.4 Shaking and straining
  • 7.5 Mixing and muddling
  • 7.6 Floating and layering
  • 7.7 Free pouring

Module 8: Mixology

  • 8.1 The basics
  • 8.2 Properly making the classics
  • 8.3 Creating new and exciting drinks
  • 8.4 Planning a cocktail menu
  • 8.5 Rules to follow

Module 9: Popular Cocktails Around The Globe

  • 9.1 North America
  • 9.2 Europe
  • 9.3 Asia
  • 9.4 East Asia
  • 9.5 South America
  • 9.6 Central America
  • 9.7 Australia
  • 9.8 Africa

Module 10: Pairing Cocktails With Food Or Events

  • 10.1 Know your flavours
  • 10.2 Match the season
  • 10.3 Match the venue
  • 10.4 Food pairing
  • 10.5 Rules and guidelines

Expenses

The cost of this course is  £299   £19 + VAT per participant.

Exams and PDF Certificate already included in price.

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International Open Academy

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