Bar Tending Books & Blog Links

Author and consultant Robert Plotkin and his partner Carol Plotkin, CEO and manager of Bar Media, are the very definition of industry gurus. Between the two of them, they have nearly 50 years experience in the bar business. Precision Pours proudly carries several of Robert's books. To purchase other books and learn more about Bar Media, click here.


Bar Media's e-newsletter, Bar Profits, currently features a terrific article on protecting profit margins. Our very own Rick Sandvik, President of Precision Pours, is pictured and quoted heavily in this article. To read the article and others, click here.


Currently, authors Gary Regan and Mardee Haidin Regan offer nine books on cocktails and spirits on their website. They also produce a great e-newsletter called the "Weekly Shooter". To purchase their books and sign up for the newsletter click here


Precision Pours has a long and beneficial history with Ray Foley and Bartender magazine. We are advertisers in the magazine and we've sold Ray's books for years. Ray "The Legend" Foley has 30 years of bartending experience. Since founding Bartender Magazine in 1983, Ray has grown the magazine's circulation to more than 148,000. To learn more about Ray's books, his humor and his efforts on behalf of bartenders, click here.


Bartending Schools

The Bartending College has provided cutting edge, complete and affordable bartender training programs since 1980. The Bartending College currently offers both physical, hands-on schools, and online courses. For details click on the logo above. Visit Site


Since 1994, Charlie's Professional Bartending has specialized in hospitality consulting, training and brokerage in the US. Charlie's offers on-site training programs and online classes in bar management, bartending, theft prevention and B.A.S.S.E.T. (Alcohol Awareness). Visit Site


Bartending Services

Bevinco is the global leader in profit management for Bars and Eateries. Discover how Bevinco's computerized methods of evaluation and the ongoing consultation with Bevinco's financial analysts can greatly increase profits in your bar or restaurant operation. Visit Site


ExtremeBartending.com is the online home of Scott Young, one of the world's top flair bartenders. We came to know Scott when he partnered with Drinkin'Mate™, and we're big fans of Drinkin'Mate. To check out Scott's over-the-top website and learn more about flair bartending, click here.

Beverage Associations

Precision Pours is a member and supporter of the Minnesota Licensed Beverage Association. To learn more about the MLBA Click here.


Precision Pours is a member and supporter of the Tavern League of Wisconsin. To learn more about the TLW Click here.


Precision Pours is a member and supporter of the International Military Community Executives Association.To learn more about the IMCEA Click here.


Precision Pours is a member and supporter of the Montana Tavern Association.To learn more about the MTA Click here.


Precision Pours is a member and supporter of the New Jersey Licensed Beverage Association. To learn more about the NJLBA click here.