Bartending Equipment Fountain CO

Local resource for bartenders in Fountain. 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.

Colorado Mountain Brewery
1110 Interquest Pkwy
Colorado Springs, CO
Description
Brewery

The 40 Thieves Hookah Lounge
(719) 591-8315
1524 N. Academy Blvd.
Cos, CO
 
Starlight Lounge
(719) 382-7704
412 Royalty Pl
Fountain, CO
Description
Starlight Lounge - Plush seating and good music gives Starlight Lounge a good name. The place usually gets filled up by midnight so come early if you want to designate an area for you and your friends.

Bombardier's Hanger
(719) 392-3729
5502 S Us Highway 85-87
Colorado Springs, CO
Description
Bombardier's Hanger - Sometimes you just don't want to pay $12 for a drink. On those nights, head out to Bombardier's Hanger, located at [Address]. And while they may be cheaper, they're definitely not weaker.

Security Zone
(719) 393-7299
1831 Main St
Colorado Springs, CO
Description
Security Zone - If you need a place to unwind after another week of mindless TPS reports, Security Zone, located at [Address], might just do the trick. Pretty barebones and without fanfare, but the prices are reasonable and there's no hassle at the door.

Hooked on Hookah
(719) 630-7024
124 E Cheyenne Rd
Colorado Springs, CO
 
Fountain Lounge
(719) 382-7562
711 Dale St
Fountain, CO
Description
Fountain Lounge - True, it might not be as cheap as a dive bar, but Fountain Lounge offers an upscale ambience with a laid back vibe. Located at [Address], it's a good "middle-tier" nightlife option.

Wolf's Den
(719) 391-2773
6318 S Us Highway 85-87
Fountain, CO
Description
Wolf's Den - Some bars are legendary. The kind of watering hole that you'll remember for most of your life. Wolf's Den? It's not one of them. Located at [Address], it's pretty much your vanilla bar. Which isn't a bad thing.

Backyard Tavern
(719) 392-8542
4130 S Us Highway 85-87
Colorado Springs, CO
Description
Backyard Tavern is the type of place you start off your night. The drinks are cheap and strong but the crowd isn't the type to get the party started. Grab a quick drink here and then head out to the real party. -Review of Backyard Tavern

Detour Lounge
(719) 392-9954
4080 Clearview Loop S
Colorado Springs, CO
Description
Detour Lounge - True, it might not be as cheap as a dive bar, but Detour Lounge offers an upscale ambience with a laid back vibe. Located at [Address], it's a good "middle-tier" nightlife option.

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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