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Still, Bottled, or Sparkling? What’s your preferred hydrating beverage?

What’s the right choice for your restaurant- bottled water, still water, or sparkling water? Water, in whichever form you offer it to your patrons, can influence the taste and consumption of food. 

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Flake Ice Benefits: How It Can Benefit Your Foodservice Business

Flake ice has a light or airy structure. With flake ice maker machines, you can create flake ice easily and consistently. Flake ice machines can produce 50 pounds to 1000 pounds of flake ice per day. There are various types of ice available for commercial usage. Depending on your business needs, you can opt for regular ice cubes, crescent ice, nugget ice, shaved ice, crushed ice, or flake ice. Flake ice is ideal for food display units and merchandising.

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Brandy and Drinking Traditions

Brandy is quickly rising in the ranks of popular spirits in the American market today. Along with Scotch and spiced rums, brandy forms a triumvirate of aromatic and flavorful liquors that are impossible to pass up. Known for its fruity and complex aroma and taste, brandy has developed a cult following, much like whiskey.

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Zero-Proof Cocktails - Tasty Mixed Beverages for Dry Occasions

Zero-proof cocktails are an excellent beverage concept for designated drivers and non-drinking customers. These drinks are particularly popular with the Millennial generation, who are acutely aware of the implications of drunk behavior and the implications of driving while impaired. Bars and pubs can increase their profits by attracting new patrons with alcohol-free cocktails. These beverages can be prepared using regular bar equipment and garnished with the same ingredients as alcoholic cocktails.

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How to Open a Hookah Bar

Hookah lounges and shisha bars are an exciting premise for establishing a business in the food and hospitality industry. These establishments have a very different vibe than your traditional bar and offer a calm and relaxed atmosphere to patrons. You can choose to serve alcohol or forgo it altogether, depending on your preferences since the main attraction of a hookah bar is aromatic and flavorful tobacco. Beverages like mint and Jasmine teas go very well with tobacco and you can choose to serve food alongside them. With the right selection of flavored tobacco, colorful decor, and soothing music, your hookah bar should be on track to becoming the talk of the town in no time!

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Nothing is as invigorating as a chilled glass of sangria on a hot afternoon. A sip of this summer staple instantly refreshes and cools you. 
But how long does sangria last? Can it be refrigerated? If you’ve made more sangria than you need and want to find out what to do with it, you’ve come to the right place. Here’s some information on this famous cocktail and tips on how to store that extra sangria. 

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Malt Beverage vs. Beer Debate: All You Need to Know

Today, two major trends dominate the soft drink and milk drink sectors: Beverages should be 100 percent from natural ingredients and should not contain added sugar.

It’s against this background that malt beverages provide plenty of promise. This is because these drinks are in line with both trends. 

As more and more customers request malt beverages, it’s important to know what they bring to the table. Plus, it helps to settle the malt beverage vs. beer debate once and for all.

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Soda Machines: How Do They Work? (And Why Fountain Soda Tastes So Good)

Finding the right soda machine for your restaurant is important. It can increase your profit margins, make your customers stay longer (and possibly order more food), easily dispense drinks, and give you different flavor choices. Here, you'll learn how soda machines work and the reason fountain sodas taste so good. 

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How to Open Whiskey/Bourbon Bar

Opening your own whiskey or bourbon bar can be a thrilling experience. With good knowledge of the amber nectar, you can create a haven for whiskey lovers. You’ll have to take the right steps to open a bar, such as obtaining licenses and creating an inviting atmosphere, and you’ll see your business skyrocket. Take a deep breath and plunge into the intricate world of whiskey and you can create a brand that will be the talk of the town when it comes to sophistication.

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Halloween Promotion Ideas for Restaurants and Bars

With Halloween just around the corner, restaurants and bars across the country are gearing up for holiday-themed menus and inviting embellishments. Be it spooky costumes or an array of lit-up jack-o-lanterns, executing the perfect Halloween theme with just the right balance of spookiness and invitation will take a little creativity and the readiness to experiment! In this article, we discuss the top restaurant and bar Halloween ideas to attract your customers and generate a great vibe. Use these tricks for a fun holiday!

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