Program Catalog

Mixology in the Kitchen

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After decades of research, it’s been thoroughly proven that people who drink alcohol-any alcohol-on a regular basis, in moderation, live longer and healthier than those who don’t drink or who drink too much.

It might come as a huge surprise to…

Mixology Essentials Diploma

From knowledge in setting up the bar and cutting garnishes…to ground-breaking formula based training that enables information to be immediately absorbed, if you’re new to Mixology and want to start working and making money bartending, here’s where to start…

Lessons:

The Bar

This is the basic “orientation” for new students, covering:

The Essentials: Equipment, glassware,…

5 Questions with ServSafe Instructor Lindsay

1.  You were a student at MWI when you were 19, what made you want to learn bartending, and how did it affect your life?
I wanted to learn bartending because I’d been waitressing since the time I was 16 and I knew I wanted to work for tips.  Bartending seemed to me like the top of the food chain.  They made the most money, had the best hours, and seemed to be the most glamorous.  Where I…

The Mixology Wine Wine Seminar

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We started the Wine Seminars at Mixology Wine in 2003, and this was primarily because there was a demand for more Wine Knowledge.  We really wanted our graduates to have an in depth understanding of not just how to serve and pair wine, but why win…

The Mixology Wine Beer Seminar

We’re really excited about our newest Seminar, our Beer Seminar at MWI.  We wanted to give people both a very thorough history of beer (one of the oldest examples of writing in history was a recipe for beer), and a chance to taste beer from all over the world, and we also wanted to teach very in depth beer service and pairing beer with food.  Here is what our seminar will cover:

Hops,…

The Mixology Wine Flair Classes

 

Flair Bartending is flipping bottles, lighting the bar on fire, and doing “tricks” behind the bar, either for a competition, or while bartending normally for a crowd.

Competition Flair is very similar to competitive juggling or skateboarding.  Contestants complete a routine of moves done to music, that showcase their skills as bartenders, often juggling upwards of 5 bottles,…