Bartending Equipment New Orleans LA

Local resource for bartenders in New Orleans. 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 Irish House
1432 St. Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA
Gastro Pub

Magee's Club
(504) 598-1926
1600 Basin St
New Orleans, LA
Magee's Club - Sometimes you just don't want to pay $12 for a drink. On those nights, head out to Magee's Club, located at [Address]. And while they may be cheaper, they're definitely not weaker.

Jay's Lounge
(504) 944-9003
1901 N Claiborne Ave
New Orleans, LA
Jay's Lounge - If you're trying to impress your date, Jay's Lounge is the place to do it. The drinks are strong, the atmosphere laid back and welcoming. Grab a seat and check out the many specials Jay's Lounge offers.

(504) 522-8047
828 Bourbon St
New Orleans, LA
Ambush - Some bars are legendary. The kind of watering hole that you'll remember for most of your life. Ambush? It's not one of them. Located at [Address], it's pretty much your vanilla bar. Which isn't a bad thing.

Milan Lounge
(504) 895-1836
1312 Milan St
New Orleans, LA
Milan Lounge - A lounge and dance club rolled in one.

Attiki Bar and Grill
230 Decatur St.
New Orleans, LA
Old Opera House Annex
(504) 586-9843
811 Toulouse St
New Orleans, LA
Old Opera House Annex - If you need a place to unwind after another week of mindless TPS reports, Old Opera House Annex, 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.

Bottom Line
(504) 944-9600
2120 N Claiborne Ave
New Orleans, LA
Bottom Line - True, it might not be as cheap as a dive bar, but Bottom Line offers an upscale ambience with a laid back vibe. Located at [Address], it's a good "middle-tier" nightlife option.

Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro
(504) 949-0696
626 Frenchmen St
New Orleans, LA
Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro - This venue has three atmospheres. One is a romantic, candlelit dinner area. Another is a bar and the last is a jazz performance area. Local talent can be caught here quite frequently blowing the crowd away with old and new jazz sounds.

Voodoo Two
(504) 586-9220
346 Baronne St
New Orleans, LA
Voodoo Two - This local bar, club, and lounge is fun for all.

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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