Bartending Equipment Waterville ME

Local resource for bartenders in Waterville. 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.

Twisters Night Club
(207) 873-7553
365 Main St
Waterville, ME
Description
Twisters Night Club - Dress up. Twisters Night Club 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.

Mainely Brews Tavern
(207) 873-2457
1 Post Office Sq
Waterville, ME
Description
Mainely Brews Tavern - 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.

Jonathan's Eastside Pub
(207) 445-3680
RR 3
Vassalboro, ME
Description
Jonathan's Eastside 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.

Jonathan's Restaurant
(207) 623-4643
571 Civic Center Dr
Augusta, ME
Description
Jonathan's Restaurant - It has it all: a swank atmosphere, attractive crowd, and cheap drinks. Okay, okay, so maybe it doesn't have cheap drinks, but Jonathan's Restaurant is still a solid lounge. Not really a dance club, per se, but perfect more a more upscale option.

Oak Pond Brewery
(207) 474-3233
101 Oak Pond Rd
Skowhegan, ME
Description
Oak Pond Brewery - Happy hour never looked so good. Oak Pond Brewery, located at [Address] caters to an anxious after-work crowd but once the drinks start coming, the ties start getting loose.

Spirit
(207) 877-8990
2 Silver St
Waterville, ME
Description
Spirit - Happy hour never looked so good. Spirit, located at [Address] caters to an anxious after-work crowd but once the drinks start coming, the ties start getting loose.

Melody Ranch
(207) 453-9408
Highway 139 & 104
Fairfield, ME
Description
Melody Ranch - Dress up. Melody Ranch 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.

Club Liquid
(207) 623-2277
349 Water St
Augusta, ME
Description
Club Liquid - Think of Club Liquid as a guaranteed hangover. And we mean that in the best possible way. Located at [Address], it's open all night, so it's a pretty good bet that you're going to be feeling it the next morning. Enjoy the late-night debauchery, but drink lots of water and pop some Advil.

Papa Joe's Pizza
(207) 623-4041
80 Water St
Augusta, ME
Description
Papa Joe's Pizza - Why go to bed when you can have another drink? At Papa Joe's Pizza, 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.

Jordyn's
(207) 474-5900
24 Court St
Skowhegan, ME
Description
Jordyn's - True, it might not be as cheap as a dive bar, but Jordyn's 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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