Cocktail Party Planning Anderson SC

Local resource for cocktail party planning in Anderson. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to liquor stores, wine and spirits, party planners and caterers, as well as advice on home bar wines, beers and mixed drinks with rum, vodka, whiskey or tequila.

Fred's Restaurant & Lounge
(864) 226-0425
120 Waybrook Dr
Anderson, SC
Description
Fred's Restaurant & Lounge - Dress up. Fred's Restaurant & Lounge 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.

Simones R & B Dance Club
(864) 231-7111
2838 S Main St
Anderson, SC
Description
Simones R & B Dance Club - If you have to work the next morning, we bet a thousand bucks you're going to call in sick. That's because Simones R & B Dance Club, at [Address], is open all night. So the odds of you getting a good night sleep are closed to zilch - we predict you stumbling home around 8am and flopping into bed, forgetting to brush your teeth. And nothing wrong with that.

D & R Lounge
(864) 224-4033
617 W Reed St
Anderson, SC
Description
D & R Lounge - Let's call it what it is. D & R Lounge, 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 D & R Lounge you should have plenty of options.

Hangar Restaurant & Lounge
(864) 225-5916
410 Williamston Rd
Anderson, SC
Description
Hangar Restaurant & Lounge - Plush seating and good music gives Hangar Restaurant & 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.

Dugout Sports Lounge
(864) 261-3663
4016 Clemson Blvd
Anderson, SC
Description
Dugout Sports Lounge, 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 Dugout Sports Lounge

Prowlers Lounge
(864) 225-2282
327 E Shockley Ferry Rd
Anderson, SC
Description
Prowlers Lounge - Let's call it what it is. Prowlers Lounge, 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 Prowlers Lounge you should have plenty of options.

Mark & Jeannie's
(864) 261-0800
326 E Shockley Ferry Rd
Anderson, SC
Description
Mark & Jeannie's - Of the city's hundreds and hundreds of bars, Mark & Jeannie's 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.

Churchill's
(864) 222-1668
2005 E Greenville St # 125
Anderson, SC
Description
Churchill's - True, it might not be as cheap as a dive bar, but Churchill's offers an upscale ambience with a laid back vibe. Located at [Address], it's a good "middle-tier" nightlife option.

Amnesia
(864) 225-3619
3427 Cinema Ave
Anderson, SC
Description
Amnesia - Think of Amnesia 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.

T J Whispers Live Entrtnmnt
(864) 224-7300
3434 Cinema Ave
Anderson, SC
Description
T J Whispers Live Entrtnmnt - If you have to work the next morning, we bet a thousand bucks you're going to call in sick. That's because T J Whispers Live Entrtnmnt, at [Address], is open all night. So the odds of you getting a good night sleep are closed to zilch - we predict you stumbling home around 8am and flopping into bed, forgetting to brush your teeth. And nothing wrong with that.

Stocking up your home bar

By Russ Cobbe

Last week we discussed what bartending equipment you should have in your home bar. This week we will cover the ingredients you need to complete the setup of your home bar.

Your main selection of alcohol should include 750ml bottles of the following: Gin, Vodka, Rum, Bourbon, Scotch, Tequila, Vermouth, Red and White Wine, Brandy, Port & Sherry plus whatever liqueurs are most palatable to you and your friends. The most popular liqueurs to have would be coffee, orange, irish cr�me and cr�me de cassis.

Next up would be bitters. Bitters are made from a variety of roots, barks, berries and herbs. They generally add a bit of zing to your drinks. You should have Angostura, Peychaud's, Orange and Abbotts Aged bitters.

For mixing you'll need a good variety to make a lot of different recipes. The standards include multiple bottles of Mineral water, cola, ginger ale, club soda, tonic water, lemon/lime sodas and fresh juices (orange, pineapple, lemon, lime and tomato). Don't forget to have lots of ice on hand. If you make your own ice use bottled water so you don't get a chlorine flavour to your drinks. Ice should go in the glass first to avoid splashing and to cool the ingredients as they get added.

Finally you will need some things to garnish the drinks to add that special touch. The essentials include cocktail onions, stuffed olives, lemons, limes, oranges, strawberries, celery stalks, Tabasco sauce, maraschino cherries, pineapple...

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