Cocktail Copyright – Maryland Bartending Academy

Are you in need of a Cocktail Copyright? Do you ever wonder who created the Long Island Iced Tea? This popular cocktail is all the rage in bars and restaurants around the world, yet the inventor goes unknown. Have you created a tasty drink that has friends knocking on your door or customers gathering around your [...]

Cocktail Copyright – Maryland Bartending Academy2017-12-15T20:37:05+00:00

New Baltimore Berger Cookie Themed Beer Arrives – Maryland Bartending Academy

Baltimore wouldn’t be Baltimore without its iconic Berger Cookies, which uses a recipe that has been in Baltimore since the 1800’s. Now, Baltimore brewing company Full Tilt is celebrating the city’s favorite cookie with a Berger Cookie inspired (and infused) beer, called Berger Cookie Chocolate Stout. Full Tilt brewed the stout beer at the [...]

New Baltimore Berger Cookie Themed Beer Arrives – Maryland Bartending Academy2017-12-15T20:16:56+00:00

The Origin of Octoberfest – Maryland Bartending Academy

Octoberfest got its start more than 200 years ago in Munich, Germany. Everyone knows that Germans love their beer, so it makes sense that they would have a festival devoted to beer. But is this the real reason for the existence of Octoberfest? One day a bunch of Germans got together and decided to [...]

The Origin of Octoberfest – Maryland Bartending Academy2017-12-15T19:49:12+00:00

Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival – Maryland Bartending School

If you live in Annapolis and you live and breathe (er, drink) craft beer, you’re in luck. You’re also in luck if you simply enjoy good beer, good music, and a great way to spend the afternoon. The Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival is back for its second showing at the Navy-Marine Corps [...]

Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival – Maryland Bartending School2017-12-15T19:40:06+00:00

Just Add Water Beer? – Maryland Bartending Academy

Drinks made from concentrated powders have been around for a pretty long time now. Kool Aid has been around since the 1920’s, and everybody seems to love those little Crystal Light packets you can add to your water to make it taste like a variation of fruit. This is all well and good, but [...]

Just Add Water Beer? – Maryland Bartending Academy2017-12-15T18:40:17+00:00

Stout Beer Stats – Maryland Bartending Academy

When the word stout comes up, most people think of Guinness and not much else. While they might not enjoy the popularity of the all-powerful light beers or even ales, pale ales and lagers, stout beers are beginning to step out of the shadows of obscurity. Here’s a few facts about stout beer that [...]

Stout Beer Stats – Maryland Bartending Academy2017-12-15T18:21:43+00:00

Maryland is 47th in Beer Consumption in the Nation – Maryland Bartending Academy

Even though there is a lot of beer is brewed in Baltimore, we’re nowhere near the top consumer for beer in the nation. In fact, Maryland saw no change from 2011 to 2012 according to the Beer Institute. They found that people in Maryland drank about 23.2 gallons of beer in 2012. The numbers [...]

Maryland is 47th in Beer Consumption in the Nation – Maryland Bartending Academy2017-12-18T13:49:10+00:00

A New Chocolate Peanut Butter Porter – Maryland Bartending Academy

There’s a new beer out that may sound like a Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup in a bottle. One Maryland-based brewer has recently come out with a new beer to simulate just that. It’s DuClaw Brewing’s Sweet Baby Jesus that fills the void of the chocolate peanut butter-loving beer drinker. As for the specific details of the [...]

A New Chocolate Peanut Butter Porter – Maryland Bartending Academy2017-12-18T13:30:10+00:00

Do You Know What Beer to Pair with your Bar Food? – Maryland Bartending Academy

Most people know that wine pairs with certain types of food and cheese, but did you know that you can also pair food with beer to enhance the flavor of both? In fact, there is a restaurant industry for it already brewing. One of the closest ones to us is Cobblestone’s Gastropub and Sports [...]

Do You Know What Beer to Pair with your Bar Food? – Maryland Bartending Academy2017-12-15T17:52:55+00:00

A Brief History of Beer from Maryland Bartending Academy – Maryland Bartending Academy

The art of brewing beer can be traced back to ancient times in history. The practice itself dates back to over 6,000 years ago, back when grain became the first domesticated crop that farmers harvested. It all started with a group of people called the Sumerians, who even had a “goddess of brewing” named [...]

A Brief History of Beer from Maryland Bartending Academy – Maryland Bartending Academy2017-12-18T13:34:37+00:00