Mix World-Class Cocktails - Secrets of a

Champion Mixologist

Become a world-class cocktail mixer, guided by Paul Martin, the world's

most prolific trainer of 35000+ bartenders


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What Will I Learn?

 

✔︎      A home enthusiast? Mix 5-star cocktails

for family and friends, that the most skilled professional would be proud of.

 

✔︎      Shake, stir, layer and build your drinks

with the skills of the greatest mixologists.

 

✔︎      Learn how to create a range of eye-catching

garnishes to give your cocktails that 'show-stopper' appeal.

 

✔︎      Already a bartender? Develop your skills, mix

truly world-class cocktails and give your career a serious boost.

 

✔︎      Create perfect examples of 16 of the world's great

classic and contemporary cocktails.

 

 

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Includes:

 

2.5 hours on-demand video

16 Supplemental Resources

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Certificate of completion

Requirements
  • You do not need any experience or prior knowledge to take this course. The format is designed to benefit all students regardless of whether they are starting out, experienced pro's or anything in between.
  • All students will require the following equipment to professionally mix the drinks on this course:
  • Cocktail Shaker (Boston or 3-piece)
  • Hawthorne Strainer
  • Muddler
  • Bar Spoon
  • 25/50ml Jigger (measure)
  • You don't need alcohol to enrol on this course and benefit from the tuition. However, to fully immerse yourself in the experience, a list of ingredients will be provided allowing you to decide which drinks you would like to go on and make.
  • You must be of legal drinking age in your country to enrol on this course.

 

 

Description

Over 25 years I have trained more than 35000 of the world's finest cocktail bartenders and now, for the first time I am making this same cocktail mixing course available online for less than 1% of the live training price..... to everyone.

Whatever your experience, this course will leave you making world-class examples of 16 of the most popular cocktails of our time.

Indeed, this course is for absolutely anyone that would like to mix word-class cocktails. Whether you are a home enthusiast or a professional bartender, this course will guide you through the principals and techniques for mixing truly fabulous drinks.

You will learn key mixing techniques, how to produce the finest examples of the great classic cocktails, the secrets and methods for producing the most popular contemporary cocktails perfectly, and finally how to produce some show-stopping cocktail garnishes to give your cocktails that 'rock-star' presentation. By the end of this course, I will have helped you to master 16 of the most popular cocktails including mixing a perfect Mojito, a sublime Cosmopolitan and a Dry Martini that will satisfy the thirst of the most demanding friends or guests.

This easy to follow course is designed to demystify the whole topic of mixology, sharing all the best advice and knowledge from my 25 year career, allowing students to create the standard of cocktails that will have their guests wanting more!

In addition to Udemy's 30-day money back guarantee, I offer my personal promise that you will be accessing the very same level of training delivered by me to thousands of the world's most talented mixologists. In addition, to give you a 'try before you buy' experience, I have made 2 of my masterclass lectures available for FREE PREVIEW, so why not take a look? Finally, if the course isn't what you were looking for, you can get a refund, NO QUESTIONS ASKED, at any time within the first 30 days.

So, what are you waiting for? If you are ready to start making some amazing cocktails, Enrol Now.....

Look forward to seeing you on the course.

 

 

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Who is the course designed for?
  • This course is ideal for the home enthusiast looking to produce professional quality cocktails for their family and friends.

 

  • This course is perfect for the professional bartender or mixologist looking to raise the standard of their skills, produce the highest quality cocktails & mixed drinks and deliver a mind-blowing customer experience.

 

  • This course is also perfect for bartenders with no mixology experience that wish to break in to the world of cocktail mixology.

 

Curriculum for this Course

Tools & Skills of the Trade

2 video lectures 12:08

 

►Cocktail Mixing Equipment 09:58

A run through the key pieces of cocktail mixing equipment and their uses plus recommendations of domestic alternatives for the home bartender

 

►Glassware 02;10

We'll look at glass styles and sizes, how we match them to the right cocktail and the impact they have on the final cocktail presentation.

The All-Time Classic Cocktails: Masterclasses

8 video lectures & 8 slide-show lectures 01:03:07

 

►Dry Martini Masterclass 12:37

Considered to be the archetypal classic Gin cocktail. It is said that you can tell a bartender's skill level by the way they mix this drink. Secrets, stories, rules and variations :)

 

❒ 5 Great Gins for a Martini 2 pages

The style of gin can dramatically impact the experience of a great Dry Martini. Here we briefly look at 5 that all produce fantastic, and yet diverse results.

 

►Old-Fashioned Masterclass 08:47

Arguably the number 1 bourbon based cocktail. A simple and subtle mix that requires a skilled touch... You'll learn how to make an amazing one here.

 

❒ 5 Great Bourbons for an Old-Fashioned 2 pages

So many bourbons to choose from! I put you on the right course for 5 that will guarantee you produce a delicious Old-Fashioned.

 

►Sidecar Masterclass 07:10

A wonderful Cognac based, sour style cocktail with an entertaining history. My personal favourite cocktail and so you can guarantee the ones you make will be world-class.

 

❒ An Important Variation to the Sidecar 1 page

It's important for any mixologist to know a little about the most famous variation to the sidecar. Here you'll find a few quick notes about the Between The Sheets Cocktail

 

►Negroni Masterclass 06:16

We'll discover how Count Camillo Negroni came up with this stunning Campari based cocktail and look at both the 'straight-up' and 'on-the-rocks' versions.

 

❒ Will the Real Count Negroni Please Stand Up! 4 pages

There is a new an entertaining theory concerning the origin of the original Negroni. I share the latest on 'Negroni-Gate with you here.

 

►Pina Colada Masterclass 07:18

Often (unfairly) considered a bit of a joke drink. However, this classic holiday favourite can be a true work of art. We look at how to make an irresistible Pina Colada that will have your guests baying for more.

 

❒ Coco Lopez... How Else? 1 page

Some information on the 'must have' ingredient used during our Pina Colada masterclass.

 

►Manhattan Masterclass 05:50

Another classic bourbon or rye cocktail experiencing a resurgence in popularity. We'll cover the classic recipe along with the 'dry' and 'perfect' variations too.

 

❒ 3 Great Rye Whiskies for a Manhattan 2 pages

Although a Manhattan is often made using bourbon or Canadian whiskey. Not to mention versions like the Rob Roy cocktail that use the wonderful whiskies of Scotland, a classic Manhattan uses rye whiskey. These are 3 that I highly recommend.

 

►Daiquiri Masterclass 07:10

We may all be familiar with the broad range of fruit flavoured Daiquiris (Banana, Strawberry, etc) but not necessarily the classic rum-based Daiquiri upon which they are all based. Served ice cold and straight-up in a chilled martini glass, there is nothing quite like it.

 

❒ 3 Ways to Mix a Strawberry (and other fruit) Daiquiris 2 pages

Some further information and recipes on how to mix a variety of Strawberry and fruit flavoured Daiquiris

 

►Mint Julep Masterclass 07:59

Possibly the oldest cocktail in the book, literally! The word Julep appears in print earlier than any other cocktail related term. This Kentucky favourite is a delicious and refreshing bourbon cocktail and closely related to the popular Mojito.

 

❒ The Amazing Southern Mint Julep 1 page

A few words and some instructions on how to make this fabulous variation to the Mint Julep, that harks back to the pre-bourbon days.

 

✪ The Classic Cocktails - What do you Know? End of Section Test 16 Questions

 

The World's Top 8 Contemporary Cocktails

8 video lectures & 8 slide-show lectures 54:01

 

►Mixing a Perfect Mojito 09:06

Surely the most served/drunk cocktail of the last 10 years. With so many mixed incorrectly, we'll learn how to mix a true, perfect Mojito.

 

❒ Bacardi vs Havana Club 1 page

Which was the original Mojito rum? Both Bacardi and Havana Club lay claim to the title. We shed some light on the issue here.

 

►Mixing a Perfect Espresso Martini 04:53 (available for FREE preview)

This gorgeous espresso based mix has become a modern-day sensation. With a floating coffee-bean garnish, ours is amongst the best you'll find.

 

❒ 3 Great Vanilla Vodkas for an Espresso Martini 2 pages

The choice of vanilla vodka has a significant impact on the final result of your Espresso Martini. Here are three that I confidently recommend.

 

►Mixing a Perfect Caipirinha 05:51

Considered by many as the national drink of Brazil, this cachaca and lime combination has been dominating bar menus the world over.

 

❒ 5 Caipirinha Related Facts 1 page

How mush do you know about the Caipirinha? Here are some interesting facts to impress your guests.

 

►Mixing a Perfect Cosmopolitan 06:18

We'll discover how to mix this 'Sex In The City' favourite with the perfect blush balance and the ever popular flamed orange twist.

 

❒ Dale DeGroff's Cosmopolitan 1 page

Dale DeGroff is the man responsible for popularising the Cosmopolitan. Here we share Dale's own recipe as published in his 2012 book The Craft of the Cocktail.

 

►Mixing a Perfect Margarita 07:00

The most famous Tequila based cocktail. Provokes much discussion about it's origins and mixing ratios. We'll cover everything you need to know to mix the finest Margaitas around.

 

❒ Tommy's Margarita 1 page

We can't have a Margarita master-class without talking about Tommy's Margarita. Find out about the drink that has become part of modern cocktail legend.

 

►Mixing a Perfect Long Island Iced Tea 07:23

Here we look at the history (insofar as it is) of the LIT, learn how to create a fantastic version and discuss the various alterntives and variations that abound.

 

❒ 'Rosebud', Betty Crocker or Old Man Bishop - Who Really Invented the LIT? 2 pages

We look at three claimants to the Long Island Iced Tea recipe. Who really invented it?

 

►Mixing a Perfect Bloody Mary 08:50

This could have also ben included in the 'Classics' section but regardless of it's age (over 80 years) it remains a popular contemporary drink. With countless variations we'll look in some depth at how to produce perfect Bloody Mary's for a variety of tastes.

 

❒ Your own 'Signature' Bloody Mary - The Sky's The Limit 2 pages

Now we know how to produce a classic Bloody Mary, it's time to take some inspiration from some of the most creative Bloody Mary mixers around.

 

►Mixing a Perfect Moscow Mule 04:40

A colourful history and a copper mug. The wonderfully creative combination for the modern version of this Top-10er.

 

❒ The Copper Mug 1 page

A few words about the traditional vessel for seving a Moscow Mule. The Copper Mug.

 

✪ The Contemporary Cocktails - What do you Know? End of Section Test 16 Questions

 

Creative Garnishes

7 video lectures 27:06

 

►Twists & Peels 09:00

Preparing and serving classic and flamed twists.

 

►The Apple Fan 01:54 (available for FREE preview)

How to cut and present a gorgeous fan of apple slices on the rim of your cocktail.

 

►Fruit Skewers 04:21

Getting creative with a range of fruits and cocktail sticks. Making the best of the colours, textures and shapes of different fruit garnishes.

 

►Glass Rim Variations 04:36

Applying a neat salt, sugar or other rim to a glass is a skill that many struggle with. Learn how to apply a perfect rim every time.

 

►Silhouettes 03:05

Discover how to create and apply creative silhouettes on to the surface of your cocktails.

 

►The Orange & Maraschino 'S' 02:41

One of the first creative garnishes I learnt and still one of the easiest, impactful ways to style up your cocktails.

 

►Banana Petals 01:29

Not all garnishes belong on the glass rim. In this lecture we look at how you can prepare some that will lay on the surface of your drinks.

 

✪ Creative Garnishes - What do you Know? End of Section Test 7 Questions

 

Going Forward

1 video lecture 01:20

 

►Congratulations - Going Forward 01:20

Tips and advice for using the lessons from the course and how to refine and perfect your techniques.

"Paul has extensive knowledge in cocktail mixing and presentation. He is a maestro at his work. This course has proved how talented he is, therefore I do recommend this very highly to all bartenders and also to all cocktail lovers".

- Salim Khoury (Head-Bartender at The Savoy, 20 years)

Reviews

Average Rating:

 
  • by Sheryl matthews, ·
     

    Wow! This is awesome !

     

    Fantastic course. I already have good cocktail experience but have learnt SO MUCH from this. Paul is a great teacher and presenter and shares his extensive knowledge in such an easy way. Can't wait to show off my new skills. Highly recommend this course to anyone. Great value too.

     

  • by salim Khoury, ·
     

    salim Khoury (ex head bartenders at The Savoy )

     

    Paul has extensive knowledge in cocktail mixing and presentation.Heasy is a maestro at his work.This course has proved how talented he is , therefore I do r command this very highly to all bartenders and also to all cocktail lovers.

Reviews

Average Rating:

 
  • by Sheryl matthews, ·
     

    Wow! This is awesome !

     

    Fantastic course. I already have good cocktail experience but have learnt SO MUCH from this. Paul is a great teacher and presenter and shares his extensive knowledge in such an easy way. Can't wait to show off my new skills. Highly recommend this course to anyone. Great value too.

     

  • by salim Khoury, ·
     

    salim Khoury (ex head bartenders at The Savoy )

     

    Paul has extensive knowledge in cocktail mixing and presentation.Heasy is a maestro at his work.This course has proved how talented he is , therefore I do r command this very highly to all bartenders and also to all cocktail lovers.