Learn Bartending with a Comprehensive and Fun iPhone App

Endorsed by the New York Times, Polygon and 10,000 Happy Customers!

  • Learn over 70 influential cocktails
  • Earn a printable certificate
  • Develop pour count timing sense
  • Permanent reference
  • A neo-noir storyline
  • Authored by top cocktail educator
  • Recipe Book and Practice Modes
  • Shake the iPhone to shake drinks
  • Multiple endings and story paths
  • Lifetime questions support


Nimble Strong: Bartender in Training is one of the most acclaimed and beloved educational apps of all time.

  • The New York Times
    "My sleeper pick for iPhone...great fun and very educational"
  • Polygon
    "Best iOS games for new owners. Essential."
  • Joystiq
    "I honestly felt more educated at the end, and how many games can you say that about?"
  • GamePro Magazine
    "Surprises with its ability to educate as well as entertain"
  • Engadget
    "It is quite literally a bartending school in game form, and the writing is just as brilliant as the touch-based gameplay and the fantastic art...My favorite iPhone game of 2010"
  • Boing Boing
    "One of the better examples of a video game being used to teach a specific skill that I've come across, with a good balance between twitch, recall, and narrative."
  • App Store 4-Star Rating
    10,000+ happy customers!
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Fan Mail:

"Hey I'm a bartender at one of the most prestigious bars in Sydney Australia and I just wanted to say that your game is one of the best I have played in a long time! It has helped me learn a whole new repitoire of the classics and I recommend it to all of my bartender friends!" - Luke Swithenbank

"I wanted to let you know that I truly love this game. I've finished story mode and now I'm sharpening my skills with survival. It's really a great concept and I love that I'm learning something." - Samir

Android Version Mailing List

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Help & Support

There are two known bugs. Pina Colada should be shaken. Scotch Fizz should have Scotch as the primary ingredient.

For *any* questions or comments you might have, email us and we'll respond right away.

Get Started

You're a couple clicks away from learning a valuable and lifelong skill at 1/100th the price of a traditional course. Read our reviews and buy with confidence!


(Also try Our Lite Version Free)


For a speed play of the game's first act, click here

Download the Soundtrack Free

Created by Michael Huang, award-winning video game music composer.


Retrieve Bartender's Certificate

After completing Nimble Strong you'll receive a code to download a personalized bartender's certificate!