Burn Cards

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The number of cards that the dealer burns at the beginning of each shoe depends on the first card out of the shoe. The first card shall be dealt face up and that card is the determinate. For instance, if the first card is a seven, then seven cards will be dealt face down and burned. The ace as the burn card typically means one card burned, but some casinos direct dealers to burn eleven cards.

Various casinos prefer different patterns for setting up the hands of the burn card. At Gold Star School of Gaming we will teach you the different preferences of the different Las Vegas casinos.