Bartender School

Do you run a venue with a cocktail bar, but don’t know how to make one?

August 6, 2018

With the growing trend for cocktails reaching a new high, and people now caring more about the provenance of their drink than ever before, it's important that your staff are educated in good service and the important skills in how to create and balance a great drink. If you run or own a venue with a cocktail bar, but don't know how to make one then how will you be able to tell if you're staff are creating great drinks every time? Mixology Group have designed a 1 day Introduction to Cocktails and Mixology Course to help. During this 6 hour course ... read more

Officially ‘Imbibe Educator of the Year 2017’

February 9, 2017

It's official, our very own Director Myles Cunliffe has been crowned 'Imbibe Educator of 2017 The glitzy award ceremony took place on 7th Feb at the beautiful Oriole Bar in Smithfields Market, London. Attended by some of the Industry's good an This year, for the 1st time saw a joint winner for the Educator of the Year. According to the Imbibe judges 'The votes had never been so close' so for the 1st time in 10 years they announced a joint winner. Both from different fields ... read more

School’s in for summer…

July 26, 2016

Your summer of Cocktails with the Mixology Group... The sun has finally arrived, the clouds have parted, the rain is holding off (at least for a few weeks) and it couldn’t be a better time to grab your suntan lotion and your armbands and get down to Brighton Beach and make the most of the weather while you can! And while you’re sitting on the beach fending off sea gulls and holiday makers wouldn’t it make it all even better if you knew how to make a caipirhina… In its 6th year of establishment the Mixology School and its expert ... read more

Snowdrops in Spring!!

March 22, 2016

Spring is here! And with it comes another delicious creation from the Mixology Group & Drink Me collaboration, this time a classy twist on the uncontested bartenders off duty cocktail choice! This complex re-imagination on this Mixologists favourite, the Negroni, combines Escubac Liqueur, Noilly Pratt dry vermouth, Blackdown Artisanal Gin and Ferdinand Saars Bitters and transforms the powerful flavours and strong bitter notes into something little more delicate, the perfect cocktail for spring! Here's the Video! You will need: - 25ml Gin - 25ml Escubac Liqueur - 25ml Dry Vermouth -Bitters Recipe: Simply add each 25ml shot of every spirit into a mixing ... read more

Goodiebags just ain’t what they used to be…

February 25, 2016

So who remembers going to parties as kids, eating loads of cake, running round solidly for several hours, making yourself feel really ill and on your totally hyperactive, sometimes stroppy exit you were handed a goodiebag? Ah the goodiebag, a few rolls of fizzy things, or chewits and some kind of toy that is utterly perplexing but ultimately totally useless. Essentially a plastic version of Donald Trump but that's another matter. Well take that memory and if you can multiply it by 120,000. And then double it. And then double it again. If you’re on the same track then you should have a figure roughly reflecting the price of ... read more

December is back with a bang!!

December 11, 2013

We must have been very wicked this year as there is no sign of a rest for us anytime soon or we have we been so good that Santa is rewarding us early??! We’ll let you decide!! Once again that magical month is upon us and we have some pretty amazing events already. So far, we have had bartenders in both the Sealife Centre and the Hilton Metropole, helping the guests get into the Christmas spirit. We even had a cocktail masterclass in a hair salon!! That was a definitely a first for us, but I think the staff ... read more

Mixology School

June 27, 2013

Our bespoke bartending school, here in the heart of Brighton, has gone from strength to strength this year. We have been invited to demonstrate what can be learnt on our courses by various colleges in East Sussex and our Global Bartending Certificate course has proved very popular so far this year. We have had students, from all walks of life, with varying degrees of experience  from the UK and Europe through our doors.  In the last six months we have proved that our course is challenging, with a pass rate of 85%, which we are very happy with, as this ... read more