On this week’s Podcast – I begin #ProjectHero, I talk about what’s next for me work wise as well as my trip to the Roadhouse for Chicks with Flicks in Covent Garden London. Industry News The Spirits Business’ Top 10 Spirit launches of September 2018 Proper No.12 Whiskey from Conor McGregor Aerstone Single Malts from […]

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Today, a special treat (probably) for you! My dad’s been digging through the archives and found my competition winning routine from 2006 at TGI Fridays Sutton Coldfield, so please enjoy some Retro TGI Flair! I would have been 24 here (so young!)  and had been with Friday’s for 3 years, and I made the national […]

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Choosing Flair Bartending Music can be key to not only the pace of your routine and its content but also to how your audience will react to your show. There are many factors to take into account, so lets take a look. What is the audience? Are you looking to create a routine for performances […]

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A brief overview of our trip to Employees Only NYC, Suffolk Arms, Carnaval Court with Tim Flippy Morris and much more! On this week’s Podcast: Apologies for the delay – with Weddings, Honeymoon and getting back to work its all been pretty crazy! Here’s an overview of what we got up to, Employees Only with […]

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Apologies for being a day late guys – our wedding went great and we ended up spending a full day at the theme park on Monday – I won’t bore you with the details but you can find the story over on my WIFE’s blog (that feels weird to say…) MommaBoss. So lets get down […]

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An update on what’s going on with the Central Flair Series Bartending competition both online and where we’ll be holding the events in future, Luna Nightclub in Solihull! I also talk about how we’ve been updating the bars at Luna to make them more efficient and easier to work for the team. More to come […]

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We’ve featured FlairLifeStyle’s videos before (and we had Vito from the FlairLifeStyle’s channel at the first ever Central Flair Series event in February) but this episode is something close to my heart. I’ve talked before about the ‘Bartending’ and personality being absent from many (though not all) flair competitions in the past couple of years. […]

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Here’s the technical bits for how to Dropbox your Online Flair Competition entry to us here at BartenderHQ! Instructions for Dropbox Submission Shoot your video. Make sure its in landscape orientation (basically widescreen, not vertical). Make sure it plays properly. Watch it all the way through, make sure you’re happy with it, and that it doesn’t […]

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The Central Flair Series is launching our online flair competition today! The problem with normal flair competitions is that you have to actually be there to compete, so we’re creating an online flair competition so that EVERY flair bartender in the world has the opportunity to enter! All you need is a video camera, smartphone, […]

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Monday February 1st saw the first ever Central Flair Series event with 8 bartenders battling it out for the title. In this video, Dave “Ginge” Reynolds, our round 1 Champion bartender performing on the Flair Incorporated bar. The Central Flair Series is supported by Bacardi, BartenderHQ, Flair Incorporated, Reflex Arcadian and the West Midlands Flair Club.

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