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What Makes a Great Bartender?

You want your event to be a success and with mobile bar hire, you have the drinks sorted. With a great bartender, the whole event will feel so much better but what makes for a great hospitality service? #1 A great attitude People think that being bar staff is easy -...

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Eight Tips for Planning a Surprise Party

Planning a party is hard work and a feat of organisation but add the element of surprise, and the goal posts really shift. This is your must-use guide to planning the perfect surprise party! Planning the FOOD Normally, for a surprise event, guests are assembled before...

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Frequently Asked Questions About Hiring a Mobile Bar

Considering a mobile bar for your event or celebration? If so, you probably have a few questions about how the whole thing works. We walk you through hiring a mobile bar with these frequently asked questions… What are the options for hiring the bar? With Chota Peg and...

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10 Benefits of a Mobile Bar Service at Your Wedding

Whether it is a small, intimate wedding or a large celebration, a mobile bar service for your wedding ticks all the boxes. If you are considering one for your celebrations, take a look at these 10 benefits. 1. Drinks on tap Drinks flowing through the day and into the...

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What Makes the Perfect Cocktail?

Cocktail and drink making is a science. Yep. Watching flairers and bartenders on your nights out is the result of hours, sometimes even days, weeks or years of experience and training being poured into your glass. Let alone the undeterminable amount of time that it...

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The Beginner’s Guide to Cocktails and Drinks Glassware

Search the hashtag #Cocktail on Instagram and you’ll see a range of beautiful, sometimes bizzare, and delicious looking cocktails appear right before your eyes! What you’ll also see, is the range of glassware that those cocktails are served in. Have you ever wondered...

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What makes a good Bar at an Event?

  What's the first thing that you do when you walk into an event or reception? Look for the bar to get a drink of course! When throwing a party or occasion, you want to make sure your guests have a good time, there's a positive atmosphere and everyone leaves happy -...

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Five of the Naughtiest Cocktails on the Menu

In case you didn’t know, Valentine’s Day is coming up. It’s a little hard to miss with all the pink and red window displays, ads for jewellery, presents and general ‘show someone you love them’ promotions around us. We’re jumping on the bandwagon with a little twist…...

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Four New Festive Cocktail Ideas

It’s that time of the year as Xmas approaches and we are swamped with festivities from wild office parties to meeting up with with friends and family for a few festive drinks. This is a time for celebration and if you are holding an event and looking for some ideas to...

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Festive Tipples!

It’s time to get festive! Traditionally now is about the time that we stuff our faces with our advent calendar chocolates every morning, say ‘why not’ to desert when we have our annual reunions with friends, and have at least 3 versions of Christmas Dinners, with...

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WOW your Clients or Employees with a Branded Bar

In our experience, it’s often the smaller details that make a big impact at events. Bepsoke invitations, a seamless entrance and welcome, staff that are so efficient they’re almost invisible. What about the slightly larger detail of branding? If you’re holding a...

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Throwing the Perfect, Rewarding Christmas Party.

  It’s nearly that time of year again! The office Christmas Party. For some of your employees this is the highlight of their working year, and for others it can fill them with a feeling of dread or reluctance. This isn’t too surprising, as everyone feels differently...

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Spooktacular Cocktails and Party Ideas for Halloween!

Halloween is the one time of the year where we can all get away with getting dressed up in ridiculous outfits, and jump on a bus, train or tube to a friend’s house party, wedding, or other occasion or venue which is equally dressed up in cobwebs, pumpkins and eerie...

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Why hire a Mobile Pop-Up Bar for your Event?

If you search Google for ‘unique wedding venues’, or ‘unique event venues’, you’ll see an increasing number of articles of people searching for that extra special, different venue for their event. The challenge? These are rarely set-up for weddings or events on the...

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