Bartending Equipment Lewiston ID

Local resource for bartenders in Lewiston. 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.

Pourhouse Tavern
(208) 746-2068
3206 1/2 5th St
Lewiston, ID
Description
Pourhouse Tavern - Of the city's hundreds and hundreds of bars, Pourhouse Tavern fits right in the middle of the bell curve - a place to hit with your buddies on the way to your ultimate destination. Not the ideal spot for fabulous, drunken debauchery, but it's a good as place as any to pre-drink.

Wooden Nickle
(208) 743-0111
424 Thain Rd
Lewiston, ID
Description
Wooden Nickle - Boasting excellent service and strong drinks, Wooden Nickle, 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.

Alibi-Sports Edition-Club
(208) 743-0317
1702 Main St
Lewiston, ID
Description
Alibi-Sports Edition-Club - Let's call it what it is. Alibi-Sports Edition-Club, at [Address], is a good place to pull. The crowd is good looking and the ambiance is sexy, so if you can't meet someone here, well, keep drinking and try again. Liquid courage always helps. Look, we're not guaranteeing anything, but at Alibi-Sports Edition-Club you should have plenty of options.

Timber Inn
(208) 798-5349
3025 Main St
Lewiston, ID
Description
Timber Inn - If you need a place to unwind after another week of mindless TPS reports, Timber Inn, 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.

Riverview Inn Lounge
(208) 746-3317
1325 Main St
Lewiston, ID
Description
Riverview Inn Lounge - True, it might not be as cheap as a dive bar, but Riverview Inn Lounge offers an upscale ambience with a laid back vibe. Located at [Address], it's a good "middle-tier" nightlife option.

Morty's Pub
(208) 743-8262
301 Main St
Lewiston, ID
Description
Morty's Pub - There's not much to be said about the cocktails at [name]. They're not necessarily cheap, but they're as tasty as they are potent...a delicious and dangerous combination.

Tap Room
(208) 743-9703
543 Thain Rd
Lewiston, ID
Description
Tap Room - If you're looking to kick back, Tap Room, located at [Address], is a safe bet. It's not the kind of place that's going to break your wallet, so that's more you have left over for happy hour.

Granny's Bar & Grill
(208) 746-7328
232 Thain Rd
Lewiston, ID
Description
Granny's Bar & Grill 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 Granny's Bar & Grill

Canters
(208) 746-6868
416 Thain Rd
Lewiston, ID
Description
Canters, 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 Canters

Hide A WAY
(208) 743-9767
931 Bryden Ave # D
Lewiston, ID
Description
Hide A Way 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 Hide A Way

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...

Click here to read the rest of this article from iDrink.com

Daily Drink Recipes Delivered to RSS Feed Contact