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How to Tap a Keg and Master the Perfect Pour

Last updated 5 years ago

Tapping a keg and serving beer professionally is similar to doing so in an informal setting, such as a casual party, but there are certain considerations you must make in order to offer bar-quality presentation. In this video, a bar owner demonstrates how to tap different styles of keg and pour beer with a perfect head.

Watch to learn how to snap the tapping device into place, lock it securely, and open the valve with the attached lever. You will also learn why it’s important to tilt a glass or pitcher when filling it from the tap. Click play to learn more!

With the help of Professional Bartending Schools of America, you can learn these skills and many more. Visit our website or call (513) 542-3500 for information on our nationwide bartending schools and get started on a fun and rewarding career that you will love. 


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