Bartender Lingo - It's A Thing. How Many Of These Words Do You Know?

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How much do you know about bartending? Take this quiz to see if you know the terms bartenders use to make and serve drinks!

 Dec 08, 2018
1 of 18Choose Your Answer:
What is a herbal alcoholic blend which is meant to be added to other cocktails to enhance flavor called?
Sours
Bitters
Sweets
2 of 18Choose Your Answer:
What is a "chaser"?
Setting a drink on fire
A very small amount of an ingredient
Anything consumed quickly after a shooter or straight shot of alcohol
3 of 18Name the drink:
martinis
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Tom Collins
Manhattan
Martini
4 of 18Choose Your Answer:
How big is a "pony shot"?
2 ounces
1 ounce
5 ounces
5 of 18Choose Your Answer:
"On the rocks" means what?
Drunk
On ice
A patron who is sitting at the bar
6 of 18Name the drink:
mojito
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Mojito
Moscow mule
Margarita
7 of 18Choose Your Answer:
What drink is made from sweetened liquor and hot water, often with spices and served in a tall glass?
Cosmopolitan
Toddy
Daiquiri
8 of 18Choose Your Answer:
What is a a non-alcoholic drink often called?
Virgin
Toddy
Well
9 of 18Choose Your Answer:
What is premium liquor often called?
Lux
Top shelf
VIP
10 of 18What is this tool known as?
corkscrew
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Corkscrew
Jigger
Can opener
11 of 18Choose Your Answer:
What term means "no ice"?
Neat
Still
Clean
12 of 18Choose Your Answer:
What is the term for putting salt on a margarita glass?
Stemming
Rimming
Sticking
13 of 18Name the drink:
sangria
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Sangria
Champagne
Red wine spritzer
14 of 18Choose Your Answer:
What are the non-alcoholic beverages that accompany alcohol in drinks?
Mixers
Stillers
Teas
15 of 18Name the glass:
Jigger
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Hurricane
Jigger
Highball
16 of 18Choose Your Answer:
To drain the liquid out of a shaker tin is called what?
Straining
Draining
Training
17 of 18Choose Your Answer:
A drink where neither the brand of the liquor or brand of the mix is mentioned is a called a:
Spy drink
Well drink
Call drink
18 of 18Name the glass:
pint
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Highball
Pint
Flute
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Most everybody loves to go out for a drink, but do you know how to make a good cocktail? What do bartenders really do, anyway? If you think you know what happens behind the bar, answer these questions about just how to make a drink, what the names of certain cocktails are and what objects bartenders use to get you the drink you ordered!

If you've ever had a tasty drink, you know that bartending is really an art, and it is something you kind of need to go to school to learn. And it's just like everything else—it caters to trends. Drinks come into fashion and go right out. Did you know about the Moscow Mule twenty years ago? Probably not. Still, other cocktails have been around for well over a hundred years. Take, for example, an Old-Fashioned—this cocktail made with sugar, Angostura bitters, and whiskey, has been around since the early 1800s. It's literally called an old-fashioned for a reason!

If you love the history and art to making cocktails, take this quiz to see just how much you know about bartending. Think you've got what it takes? Let's find out!

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