Cocktail Party Planning Asheboro NC
5625 Randleman Rd
Lounge Lizard - Known for its simple décor and good drinks, Lounge Lizard is located at [Address]. Just make sure you dress up a little, as it's not quite the frat bar you're used to from college.
CLD Enterprises Inc
5200 Robin Ln
Cld Enterprises Inc - So you want to get a table? Be prepared to shell out some cash. Cld Enterprises Inc caters to the upscale crowd so you better make sure you're ready to roll.
2315 S Main St
High Point, NC
Tiki Cabaret - If you're planning on wearing sneakers, hoodies or any other casual apparel, you should probably go to another lounge. Tiki Cabaret, located at [Address] prides itself on being selective at the door. So if you don't look good, you probably aren't getting in.
R B's Place
5509 North Carolina 22 Hwy
Pleasant Garden, NC
R B's Place - Boasting excellent service and strong drinks, R B's Place, 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.
620 West Academy Street
Riders In The Country
5701 Randleman Rd
Riders In The Country - Now you have your cake and eat it too. Riders In The Country, located at [Address], is a hybrid of both trendy-club and swank-lounge. Get there early and stay late; it's the kind of place where you can have an amazing drinks and then stay for the nightlife.
Mt Coyote Co Inc
2924 S Main St
High Point, NC
Mt Coyote Co Inc - Here's the problem with most bars: the vibe sometimes dies around 1am. Luckily for you, when most bars are sweeping up the floors and closing shop, Mt Coyote Co Inc kicks it into another gear. The place usually keeps it going 'til way late-guaranteeing a late and out-of-control night.
4808 Pleasant Garden Rd
Pleasant Garden, NC
Gibson's - Maybe you'll see Norm in the corner. Or Cliff sitting next to him. Maybe Sam behind the bar. Yep, Gibson's is that comfortable, cozy neighborhood bar - the kind where the bartender seems to know everyone who walks through the door.
Lumina Wine And Beer
152 Sunset Ave.
Circle Inn Package Store
1008 South Main Street
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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