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Bartender Vol 1

(Bartender #1)

4.09  ·  Rating details ·  80 ratings  ·  6 reviews
The story of the Ryu Sasakura and Eden Hall, a small cocktail bar in the Chiba area of Tokyo, where troubled customers come for the glass of the gods, which with Ryu s assistance helps them to resolve their often highly emotional problems. If you ever wanted to know the history of drinks, or the chemistry of making an excellent drink-this is a must read-even for non-manga ...more
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Published 2004 by Jump Comics deluxe
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Chia
May 28, 2014 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
I was mentally tongue-tied from all the wine brands and French lingo~ But boy do i want a taste of them wine they served... Ah~ Wine. Story-wise, it's nothing original. An orphan who has a secret benefactor who obliges her to fly to Tokyo and work as a part-timer at a once-famous-restaurant with a former-genius-sommelier-manager-who-has-seemingly-lost-passion-for-wine-but-obviously-still-loves-popping-them-bottles-and-occasionally-shows-off-to-bumpkin-new-employees. And so off girly goes to Toky ...more
Hằng Trần
Nov 13, 2018 rated it really liked it
Nội dung vừa nhẹ nhàng, sâu sắc lại vừa hấp dẫn vô cùng với những tên rượu, câu chuyện đằng sau mỗi ly cocktail mà bartender pha cho khách hàng.
Hud-c
Oct 30, 2012 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: drinkers, manga enthusiasts
Recommended to Hud-c by: Jabbei
Shelves: manga, reviewed, shounen
Started to read this manga around 2009. The art of bartending and flairing is something fascinating. Although there's no such scenes where the latter subject applies in this manga, still talking about alcohol is intoxicating. [Me and someone came up with that upon drinking after a University event]. :D

The main protagonist is a bartending prodigy, Ryu Sasakura who looks likes an older version of Kazuma Azuma of Yakitate!! Japan, Volume 1. They really look alike, believe me. And come to think of t
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Tom Ewing
Apr 10, 2016 rated it really liked it
Shelves: manga
An example of a style of manga which there's no real Anglophone equivalent of - hyper-competent professional guy uses his job skills to solve people's problems. In this case Ryu is a bartender and his magnificent cocktail making and customer service abilities win over a succession of tricky clients.

The closest licensed thing I've read to this is Naoki Urasawa's Master Keaton, which mixes in a degree of action in with the affable and charming problem-solution set-up. The art here is obviously in
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Sasha Strader
Feb 03, 2014 rated it it was amazing
I wasn't really sure what to expect out of these when I started reading them, just sort of browsing and killing time. Such a nice surprise to find a manga that combines a larger story with a bunch of smaller stories and a dose of alcohol related trivia!
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Esto de los cocteles son muy interesantes. ME GUSTA.
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