Bartending Equipment Colorado Springs CO

Local resource for bartenders in Colorado Springs. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to bars, lounges, dance clubs and bartenders, as well as advice on where to find the best rum, vodka, whiskey, tequila, wine, beers, mixers, cocktails, martinis, shots and drink recipes.

The 40 Thieves Hookah Lounge
(719) 591-8315
1524 N. Academy Blvd.
Cos, CO
 
Colorado Mountain Brewery
1110 Interquest Pkwy
Colorado Springs, CO
Description
Brewery

Baby Dolls
(719) 475-8351
2354 E Platte Ave
Colorado Springs, CO
Description
Baby Dolls, located at [Address], has a smooth and chill vibe. It's not the kind of place where you'll be dancing on tables, but it's no dive bar, either. A good mix of laid-back décor and casual comfort. -Review of Baby Dolls

Fifty Yard Line
(719) 550-0025
1840 N Academy Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO
Description
Fifty Yard Line - Happy hour never looked so good. Fifty Yard Line, located at [Address] caters to an anxious after-work crowd but once the drinks start coming, the ties start getting loose.

Classic Lounge
(719) 632-4636
1867 N Circle Dr
Colorado Springs, CO
Description
Classic Lounge - It has it all: a swank atmosphere, attractive crowd, and cheap drinks. Okay, okay, so maybe it doesn't have cheap drinks, but Classic Lounge is still a solid lounge. Not really a dance club, per se, but perfect more a more upscale option.

Hooked on Hookah
(719) 630-7024
124 E Cheyenne Rd
Colorado Springs, CO
 
Loonees Comedy Corner
(719) 591-0707
1305 N Academy Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO
Description
Loonees Comedy Corner - Why go to bed when you can have another drink? At Loonees Comedy Corner, located at [Address], the party marches into the late, late hours, as they have one of the best all-night parties. Of course, this could mean some serious pain the next morning (or, more likely, the next afternoon.) Don't say we didn't warn you.

Tex Mex Tavern
(719) 633-7863
204 N Union Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO
Description
Tex Mex Tavern - Now you have your cake and eat it too. Tex Mex Tavern, located at [Address], is a hybrid of both trendy-club and swank-lounge. Get there early and stay late; it's the kind of place where you can have an amazing drinks and then stay for the nightlife.

Bernie's Place
(719) 635-7865
1106 N Circle Dr
Colorado Springs, CO
Description
Bernie's Place - Boasting excellent service and strong drinks, Bernie's Place, located at [Address], has a good crowd of regulars and a decent-looking clientele. As an added bonus, there's no cover, so this is a good place to hit without blowing your budget.

Industrial Nation
(719) 520-0980
2106 E Platte Ave
Colorado Springs, CO
Description
Industrial Nation - Dress up. Industrial Nation isn't necessarily "formal," per se, but it's sexy and sleek; this is the kind of place where if you're dressed like a tool, you'll stick out like a sore thumb. (Probably more than a sore thumb, actually-those don't really stand out when you think about it). The point is: it's a solid place. Bring your A-game.

Essential Bartending Equipment

By Russ Cobbe

Setting up your own home bar can be great fun when you have people over. It isn't overly expensive to get all the essentials. So what are the tools of the trade you'll need to show off to your guests?

Blender - If you don't already have one, get a good one that has good speed and power. Nothing is more annoying than waiting 5 minutes to crush up some ice or blend a drink.

Ice Bucket and Tongs - This is mainly used for easy access, don't get one too big that all the ice melts before you use it but don't get something so small that you have to keep refilling it either.

Combo Corkscrew/Bottle Opener - Obviously needed to open that fine wine or bottles of beer that don't have twist tops.

Paring Knife/Cutting Board - Used to cut up lemons and limes for garnishing along with other fruits in certain drinks.

Shaker - Used for mixing various drinks.

Measure - There is a special device that looks like two triangles on top of each other at the apexes but a lot of people use a shot glass these days.

Bar Strainer - Used in a lot of cocktail recipes to stain out ice that might have been used to cool ingredients in a recipe. It looks like a little paddle with lots of round rings on the end.

Lemon/Lime Squeezer - This has a flat collector base with a raised pointed section in the middle with ridges. Its used to squeeze out fresh lemon or lime juice.

There are over 20 different styles of glasses from brandy to wine. Did y...

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