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

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20th Century Fox
 Dec 08, 2018
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Question: 1/18Choose Your Answer:


What is a herbal alcoholic blend which is meant to be added to other cocktails to enhance flavor called?
Sours
Bitters
Sweets

Question: 2/18Choose Your Answer:


What is a "chaser"?
Anything consumed quickly after a shooter or straight shot of alcohol
Setting a drink on fire
A very small amount of an ingredient

Question: 3/18Name the drink:


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Martini
Manhattan
Tom Collins

Question: 4/18Choose Your Answer:


How big is a "pony shot"?
1 ounce
5 ounces
2 ounces

Question: 5/18Choose Your Answer:


"On the rocks" means what?
Drunk
A patron who is sitting at the bar
On ice

Question: 6/18Name the drink:


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Margarita
Moscow mule
Mojito

Question: 7/18Choose Your Answer:


What drink is made from sweetened liquor and hot water, often with spices and served in a tall glass?
Cosmopolitan
Toddy
Daiquiri

Question: 8/18Choose Your Answer:


What is a a non-alcoholic drink often called?
Virgin
Toddy
Well

Question: 9/18Choose Your Answer:


What is premium liquor often called?
Lux
VIP
Top shelf

Question: 10/18What is this tool known as?


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Jigger
Can opener
Corkscrew

Question: 11/18Choose Your Answer:


What term means "no ice"?
Still
Clean
Neat

Question: 12/18Choose Your Answer:


What is the term for putting salt on a margarita glass?
Stemming
Rimming
Sticking

Question: 13/18Name the drink:


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Red wine spritzer
Champagne
Sangria

Question: 14/18Choose Your Answer:


What are the non-alcoholic beverages that accompany alcohol in drinks?
Stillers
Teas
Mixers

Question: 15/18Name the glass:


Jigger
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Highball
Jigger
Hurricane

Question: 16/18Choose Your Answer:


To drain the liquid out of a shaker tin is called what?
Straining
Draining
Training

Question: 17/18Choose Your Answer:


A drink where neither the brand of the liquor or brand of the mix is mentioned is a called a:
Call drink
Well drink
Spy drink

Question: 18/18Name the glass:


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Pint
Flute
Highball
Women.com | Quiz Facts

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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