Mini Baccarat

Velvet ropes, girls in elegant dresses and guys in tuxedos. These are only few of the characteristics that define baccarat and set it apart from all the other casino games. Its nature has come to be known as that of being selective and exclusive for those who can afford to pay the high stakes. The so-called high rollers.

These characteristic of baccarat seemed to have been shunned in the face of one of baccarat’s many variations. I’m talking about mini baccarat. Mini baccarat has the same rules as American baccarat. It only differs in a number of areas.

One of the most noticeable differences of mini baccarat is it’s players usually can dress as toned down and even casual as they like. In mini baccarat, gone are the days of aristocracy and high class. Mini baccarat is designed precisely for those that love the game but lack the required monetary resources. Mini baccarat’s betting limit is also noticeably lower than the average American baccarat. This is to make the game more accessible to everyone.

It is also quite noticeable that mini baccarat has a table with the same size as a blackjack table, which has a place for only 7 players. The areas of the mini baccarat table consists of the shoe, commission boxes, chip stacks, player betting area, banker betting area and the tie betting area.

In mini baccarat, the three betting areas are represented in front of each player by their colors. The yellow circle representing a bet on the bank, the red circle representing a bet on the player and the white number above the yellow circle to ber for a tie.

In mini baccarat, the coupier is seated in front of the players with a numebered area in front of him to remember the commission the players owe and a chip rack. It is quite destinct that mini baccarat never practices the rotation of the bank among the players. The coupier is always the bank.

All the other rules in the usual baccarat apply to mini baccarat. Players follow the betting rules in betting. The dealer gives out four cards. Two for the banker’s and two for the players. These cards are dealt face-up. The giving out of third cards follow the baccarat’s established drawing rules. The coupier then compares the two hands and determines the winner and loser. He gives out the winnings and collects the losings. Commissions are collected before the winning player leaves the table.

Mini baccarat made baccarat popular not only for the rich and the famous but also for other classes. Truly, mini baccarat made baccart available for everyone.