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Bartending

These are study questions for a bartending class.
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old-fashioned glass, rocks glass
glassware for "on the rocks" drink
shot glass, martini glass
glassware for "up"/"straight up" drinks
hurricane glass, margarita glass
glassware for frozen/blended drinks
made from pineapple, tastes like pineapple
licor de pina
made from coffee beans, tastes like coffee
Kahlua liqueur
secret German recipe, tastes "like cough medicine"
Jagermeister
made from curacao orange peel & cognac, tastes like orange
Grand Marnier
secret Italian recipe, tastes like licorice
Galliano
made from hazelnuts, tastes like hazelnuts
Frangelico
made from coffee beans, tastes like coffee
espresso liqueur
made from honey, herbs & Scotch; tastes like Scotch
Drambuie
made from bitter orange peel, tastes like orange
orange, blue or green curacao
made from fruit stones (plums, cherries, etc.), tastes nutty like almond
noyaux liqueur
made from peppermint leaves, tastes like mint
creme de menthe
made from strawberries, tastes like strawberries
creme de fraises
made from cherries, tastes like cherries
creme de cerise
made from curacao orange peel; tastes like orange
Triple Sec
made from peaches, tastes like peaches
peach brandy
made from marschino cherries, tastes like cherrise
maraschino liqueur
made from melon, tastes like melon
midori liqueur
made from olives, tastes like licorice
ouzo
made from peppermint leaves, tastes like mint
Peppermint Schnapps
made from coffee beans, tastes like coffee
tia maria liqueur
made from sloeberries, tastes like strawberries
sloe gin
secret recipe, tastes like peach whiskey
Southern Comfort
made from rye whiskey & rock candy, tastes like rye & candy
rock 'n' rye liqueur
made from anise & wild elderberries, tastes like licorice
sambuca
Crown Royal, BV, Seagram's 7, Seagram's V.O.
name some blended whiskey
the Glenlivet, Glenfiddich
name some unblended scotch
Jim Beam, Old Grandad, Wild Turkey, Old Crow
name some bourbon/straight whiskey
Bombay Sapphire, Gordon's, Tanqueray, Beefeater
name some gin
Absolut, Finlandia, Grey Goose, Smirnoff, Stoli, Three Olives, Vox
name some vodka
Captain Morgan Spiced Rum & Parrot Bay, Bacardi O & Raz, Bacaradi 151, Malibu, Cabana Boy
name some rum
Remy Martin, Hennessey, Courvoisier
name some Cognac brandy
Leroux, Christian Brothers, Coronet VSQ
name some brandy that's not Cognac
Dewar's, J & B, Johnny Walker
name some blended scotch
Jack Daniel's, Early Times, Dickel
name some sour mash whiskey
1800, Cabo Wabo, Jose Cuervo, Pepe Lopez, Sauza, Two Fingers
name some tequila
dirty rags, squeezing glasses, lipstick marks, holding by lip or stacking, no dumb games/tricks, scooping ice, chilling in ice bin
name the 7 "NOs" of glassware
ask customer before removing, toss chipped/cracked glassware, warm up hot-drink glasses first
name the 3 "YESes" of glassware
the amount of alcohol, a measure of alcoholic strength, double the percent (70 proof = 30%)
What is proof?
sweet
What kind of vermouth does a basic Manhattan get?
dry
What kind of vermouth does a basic Martini get?
rocks glass w/ ice, 1 oz. sweet vermouth, fill with whiskey, garnish with cherry
Manhattan recipe
chill 1 oz. dry vermouth with gin, transfer to Martini glass, garnish with olive
Martini recipe
whiskey
What does a basic Manhattan get filled with (the most liquid)?
gin
What does a basic Martini get filled with (the most liquid)?
sweet vermouth for Manhattans comes from red win, dry vermouth for Martinis comes from white wine, ask "on the rocks" or "up", pour vermouth first
4 things to remember about Manhattans & Martinis
rocks glass with ice, 1 oz. dry vermouth, fill with whiskey, top with lemon twist
recipe for dry Manhattan
rocks glass with ice, fill with whiskey, top with lemon twist
recipe for extra dry Manhattan
rocks glass with ice, 1/8 oz. each of sweet & dry vermouth, fill with whiskey, top with lemon twist
recipe for perfect Manhattan
rocks glass with ice, 1 oz. of vermouth (sweet or dry - ask), fill with Southern Comfort, top with cherry
recipe for SoCo Manhattan
always fill w/ gin unless vodka is requested, serve with water, pour vermouth 1st
3 things to remember about Martinis
has 1/16 oz. vermouth instead of 1/8 oz., gets lemon twist instead of olive
What are the 2 ways a dry Martini differs from a regular Martini?
chill gin, pour into Martini glass, garnish is twist
recipe for extra-dry Martini
Rob Roy filled with scotch, Manhattan gets whiskey
What's the difference between a Manhattan & a Rob Roy?
an alcoholic beverage produced mainly from the juice of grapes
What is wine?
Fill goblet w/ ice, 3/4 white wine, top w/ club soda, garnish is twist
Recipe for white wine spritzer
goblet, 2 oz. OJ, 1/2 oz. Grand Marnier, fill w/ champagne
Recipe for Mimosa
down and away from customer
What's correct way to shake a cocktail?
spill on customer, not mix drink enough
What are 2 things NOT to do when shaking a cocktail?
3/4 oz. (vs. 1 oz.)
When chilling just 1 shot, how much alcohol should you pour, considering the ice will melt a bit?
sweet taste, thirst-quenching
main 2 reasons people order sours
sour mix - sweetened lemon juice
What's basic ingredient in a sour?
fill goblet w/ ice, mix 1 oz. whiskey & sour mix, pour & garnish with cherry & orange
Recipe for whiskey sour
cherry and orange
standard garnish for sours
substitute 1/2 oz. blue curacao for the 1/2 oz. triple sec
difference between regular margarita & a blue margarita
fill goblet with ice, mix 1 oz. rum-1/2 oz. lime juice-sour mix, pour & garnish with lime
Recipe for daiquiri
fill goblet with ice, mix 1 oz. tequila-1/2 oz. triple sec-1/2 oz. lime juice-sour mix, pour & garnish with lime
Recipe for margarita
Scoop of ice in blender, 1 oz. tequila, 1/2 oz. triple sex, 1/2 oz. lime juice, 2 oz. strawberry puree, 1/2 oz. strawberry liqueur, 2 oz. sour mix, blend & top w/ strawberry
Recipe for blended strawberry margarita
scoop of ice in blender, 1 oz. light rum, 1/2 oz. cream of coconut, 1/2 oz. pineapple liqueur, blend & garnish with pineapple & cherry
Recipe for pina colada
martini glass, 1 1/2 oz. Absolut, 1/2 oz. triple sec, 1/2 oz. lime juice, 2 oz. cranberry juice, garnish is lime
Recipe for cosmo
fill goblet w/ ice, 1 1/2 oz. vodka, 1/2 oz. coffee liqueur, fill with cream
Recipe for white Russian
rocks glass w/ ice, 1 1/2 oz. vodka, 1/2 oz. coffee liqueur
Recipe for black Russian
rocks glass w/ ice, 1 1/2 oz. brandy, 1/2 oz. coffee liqueur
Recipe for a dirty mother
rocks glass w/ ice, 1 oz. vodka, 1/2 oz. triple sec, 1/2 oz. lime juice, garnish w/ lime
Recipe for kamikaze
rocks glass w/ ice, 1 1/2 oz. gin, 1/2 oz. lime juice, garnish w/ lime
Recipe for a gimlet
rocks glass w/ ice, 1 1/2 oz. SoCo. 1/2 oz. amaretto
Recipe for Sicilian kiss
rocks glass w/ ice, 1 1/2 oz. brandy, 1/2 oz. amaretto
Recipe for a Godchild
rocks glass w/ ice, 1 1/2 oz. vodka, 1/2 oz. amaretto
Recipe for a Godmother
rocks glass w/ ice, 1 1/2 oz. scotch, 1/2 oz. amaretto
Recipe for a Godfather
highball glass w/ ice, mix 1/2 oz. grenadine-7UP, garnish w/ cherry & orange
Recipe for a Shirley Temple
collins glass w/ ice, mix 1 1/2 oz. sloe gin, 1/2 oz. SoCo, 1/2 amaretto, fill w/ OJ
Recipe for Alabama Slammer
collins glass w/ ice, 1 oz. vodka, fill w/ iced tea, garnish with lemon
Recipe for Ice Pick (vodka tea)
goblet w/ ice, dash of Worcestshire & Tabasco, sprinkle of celery salt & pepper, 1 oz. vodka, fill w/ tomato juice, top w/ celery stick
Recipe for Bloody Mary
highball glass w/ ice, 1 oz. vodka, fill w/ OJ
Recipe for Screwdriver
highball glass w/ ice, 1 oz. sloe gin, fill w/ OJ
Recipe for Slow Screw
highball glass w/ ice, 1/2 oz. sloe gin, 1/2 oz. SoCo, fill w/ OJ
Recipe for Slow Comfortable Screw
highball glass w/ ice, 1 oz vodka, fill w/ ice, float Galliano
Recipe for Harvey Wallbanger
highball glass w/ ice, 1 oz. Seagrams 7 whiskey, fill w/ 7UP
Recipe for 7 & 7
highball glass w/ ice, 1 oz. tequila, fill w/ OJ, 1/2 oz. grenadine
Recipe for Tequila sunrise
highball glass w/ ice, 1 oz. vodka, 1/2 oz. peach Schnapps, fill equally w/ OJ & cran
Recipe for Sex on the Beach
collins glass w/ ice, 1 oz. coconut rum, 1/2 oz. blue curacao, fill w/ pineapple juice
Recipe for Blue Hawaiian
highball glass w/ ice, 1 oz. peach Schnapps, fill w/ OJ
Recipe for Fuzzy Navel
collins glass w/ ice, 3/4 oz. peach Schnapps, 3/4 oz. vodka, fill w/ OJ
Recipe for Hairy Navel
collins glass w/ ice, 1 oz. melon liqueur, 1/2 vodka, fill w/ OJ
Recipe for Melon Ball