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How to Mix Drinks in a Shaker | How to Strain Drinks – Bartending Tutorials

Learning how to mix drinks in a shaker is an absolute necessity if you are to become a bartender. Many cocktails, martinis and other mixed drinks are shaken drinks; meaning that the recipe calls for them to be shaken in a shaker tin and then poured into a glass.

There are researcher kumar’s embarks on a comic mother are tending typically so in this bartending tutorial we’re going to shaking how to know how to shake your ingredients okay so i have some icing here with my ingredients already in here i have the different shaking and straining devices so here is my mixing glass sorry my mixing glass here with my shaking head

Here i have a strainer here and i also have a different style of strainer here that has the straining piece on top okay so different bars use different bartenders and dipper bars use different techniques you can use the one that you’re more comfortable with or the one that your bar are being employees so we have our ingredients in here we’re gonna put our glass

Securely on top okay and i’m right-handed so i’m going to put my left hand on the mixing glass and my right hand on the fog and i’m going to shake it hard over my left shoulder okay you can shake it from three to ten times many on how hard you actually shake it but i mean somewhere around four or five so these officially three to five okay so i’m gonna shake it hard

And you want to keep pressure on it to make sure that it doesn’t spill okay okay now i want to move it up so that i can break the seal okay now here in the different ways that you’ve been strained into the glass so you just have these two you can go this way and just make sure that the ice doesn’t come out okay and you can strain this way here or you prefer you

Can use a strainer and here you might use this for shots for shooters or you can strain right into the glass like this or you can use this one here and you could have shaken with this already okay you’ve already shaken with this and now you can pop the top off and so let’s say we do it this way here a lot of bartenders don’t like using the mixing glass they will

Use a regular glass there rock slash which works as well what you don’t want to do is improvise and use something like two glasses and think that if you do something like this then you can create the shaking tonight they never ever do this it’s going to chip the top and it’s not it doesn’t have a seal anyway okay this really bad idea make sure you get a shaker –

Hey so there you have it shaking and the different methods or ways of strain names reese richards this has been a bargaining and tutorial from bars in bartending calm

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