All Things Hospitality

The Bottleneck blog educates and entertains with posts on craft beer, cooking techniques, trends in the hospitality industry, company culture and restaurant management.

Stein Hoisting Contests

Stein Hoisting Contests

To celebrate Oktoberfest in style, Bottleneck Management restaurants are holding Stein Hoisting Contests across the country.   Winners at each location will compete at the¬†Oktoberfest Regional Finals in their area. Winners of regional finals will compete...

City Works Pittsburgh: By The Numbers

City Works Pittsburgh: By The Numbers

We are proud to announce that City Works is now open in Pittsburgh! We had a very successful soft launch raising money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and opened our doors to the public on Saturday, March 11th.

Featured Series

Beer 101: The Bottleneck Guide to Beer

Inspired by our own staff training, our Beer 101 Guide has found a great home on the web. Check out the links below to get a broad introduction to beer and understand more about the basic elements and styles.

  1. What is Beer?
  2. The Brewing Process
  3. Styles of Beer
  4. Types of Beer Glasses
  5. The Perfect Pour
Bonus Video: How to Pour the Perfect Beer