Barkeeper Training and Cocktail Courses

Learn from the best in our in-house cocktail academy!

For Mario Hofferer and his team, professional bartending is not just a job but a passion at the highest level. Our internationally renowned mixology team offers professional courses for the high-quality bar for laypersons, connoisseurs and professionals. Stand out from the crowd and astound your guests with liquid taste explosions and increase your reputation through specialist knowledge and skills.

We offer several inspiring modules based on bar work in our training centre in Krumpendorf, which will significantly increase your job opportunities both at home and abroad. Firmly based on the demands of a continuously evolving international bar scene, our modern training methods undergo constant further development by our professional trainers.

Alongside the history of the bar and cocktails and the detailed science of products, there is also a focus on the trends and essentials in the scene.

The reigning three-time state and world master Mario Hofferer will teach you bar basics, procedures behind the bar, creative garnishes, state-of-the-art cultivated mixology as well as present the latest and most extraordinary work techniques.

Short Facts:

  • international renowned mixology team
  • courses for laypersons, connoisseurs and professionals
  • specially taylored to the needs
  • combination of theory & practice
  • from the basic bar knowledge up to molecular cocktail techniques


Summer Residence: Pörtschacher Ostbucht 2019

The Place to be, direkt am Wörthersee: 14. Juni bis 15. Juli 2019, täglich von 12 bis 22 Uhr, Johannaweg

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Cocktail World Champion 2017/2018

Mario Hofferer prevailed against selected national champions from 61 nations and secured the sought after gold for Austria. During the finals, Mario...

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Mario Hofferer, was crowned the “International Bartender of the Year”, by the World Association of Bartenders (I.B.A International Bartenders...

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