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Why we’re a Mobile Bar with a difference

Our Mobile Bar all started when I helped my wife, who runs a Wedding Coordination Business. She had worked with couples who wanted to supply drink for their wedding although didn’t have anyone to serve it to their Guests. That’s where I stepped in. With a team of trusted and professional staff, we provided the staff for the Weddings. And this was the start of The Iron Bar. Initially, we were only going to provide staff and a bar structure for dry hire alone. Fast forward to early 2020 (I know a great start to expanding a business, just before

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Drinks ideas for Your Halloween Wedding

October is a great time of year to get married. As well as a spooky theme, it is also a time of great autumnal colours to create the perfect wedding style. Whichever theme you decide on, there are some fantastic options available for you. But what about drinks ideas for your Halloween Wedding? Here are ten ideas for you to think about 1. Choose your style Perhaps you might want to choose autumnal colours for reds, oranges, and browns;Or go weird and wonderful for Halloween. 2. Wow your Guests Hire a mixologist and produce a spooky smoky cocktail using dry

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Helen and Greg’s Joint Birthday Party

On the 23rd October, Helen and Greg asked The Iron Bar to provide a dry hire bar for a joint 50th and 60th birthday party in Staffordshire. We spoke to Helen numerous times over the previous months. She told us that we would have plenty of choices to serve from the Bar. How wrong were we – we had a ton of options, but more on this later. Setting Up As we were working on another Event the day before, Tim set up the Bar on Friday morning. The party was in a marquee, and due to the number of Guests, we

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Is Rum the New Gin?

Many years ago Gin was looked upon in the same regard as Brandy, a drink for the old, they called it Mother’s ruin after all.  After a magnificent renaissance. Gin is probably the most consumed spirit in Britain, if not Worldwide. But is Rum the new Gin? Let’s talk Rum But we should be talking about Rum, not Gin. It is necessary to understand where Rum finds itself at the moment. It is on a great revival, one that should bring it more success than it has ever had before and should be sustained for many years to come. Rum