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Martini: The Cocktail Of All Cocktails

Let there be no doubt, the «Dry Martini» cocktail is the mother of all cocktails, it is the ultimate aperitif: classy, and the cocktail that separates good bartenders and Butlers from the rest – It is the cocktail of all cocktails. Learning the fabulous art of mixing cocktails is an …

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Serving & Silver Service

Serving and silver Service is one of the main tasks of a Butler, in privacy for the principal, whether on a dinner-party or on a Royal gathering. Serving and silver service is the primary task for the professional Butler, and it is crucial to be a perfectionist. Cocktail receptions, Guest-lists, …

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How to Host a Successful Cocktail Party

After owning my own restaurant for 10 years with lots of successful catering, the closest I ever came to failure was a week out from the wedding I discovered it was for Friday not Saturday, a fairly serious miscommunication. After telling an industry friend about it she admitted she had …

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What Tickles the Fancy of the Rich and Famous?

Those with vast riches will pay copious amounts of money to eat the most decadent cuisine in the comfort of their own home – or homes. A full-time private chef can earn in access of £50,000 per year in London with additional benefits. An interview for a position as a …

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