The United States Bartenders’ Guild is an organization of beverage service professionals dedicated to the continued refinement of our craft. Such refinement is achieved through advanced product education; original hand crafted cocktail competitions; and aggressive involvement with other professionals in the beverage industry throughout the country and internationally. It is our intention, desire and main focus to become the most skilled, knowledgeable and professional group of bartenders in the industry.
The Houston Chapter USBG is forming. It is our mission to bring these quality standards to our local bartending community.
-ENHANCED EDUCATION, through guild-guided tastings and a provided network to assist with questions on products or methodology.
-COCKTAIL COMPETITIONS, organized by the USBG to continue the refinement of our craft and encourage creativity.
-CAREER ADVANCEMENT, achieved through networking opportunities and ongoing national growth of the USBG.
-COMRADERY, formed by Chapter-organized social events and creating awareness of Houston's emerging cocktail, wine, and beer community