Cocktail Party Planning Cape Girardeau MO

Local resource for cocktail party planning in Cape Girardeau. 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.

Mac's Tavern
(573) 334-2086
1 S Frederick St
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
Mac's Tavern - Twenty dollar cover? Nope. Celebrities? None. Mac's Tavern is nowhere near the pages of Us Weekly or TMZ, but hey, beer is beer, whiskey is whiskey. A friendly neighborhood bar where you can pretty much wear whatever the hell you want. (But leave the cargo-shorts at home.)

Phat Cat
(573) 335-9706
731 Broadway St
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
Phat Cat - Think of Phat Cat 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.

Regina's House Of Dolls
(573) 651-8707
805 Enterprise St
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
Regina's House Of Dolls - Think of Regina's House Of Dolls 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.

Daytimer Lounge
(573) 335-9597
829 S Kingshighway St
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
Daytimer Lounge 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 Daytimer Lounge

Breakaway's Bar & Billiards
(573) 335-9449
15 N Main St
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
Breakaway's Bar & Billiards, located at [Address], is your garden variety pub. It's not going to win any raves of "Hottest. Bar. Ever.," but it's a serviceable place to relax and unwind. Just keep your expectations grounded. And there's something to be said for beers that cost less than $14 bucks. Review of Breakaway's Bar & Billiards.

Rock's Basic Bar
(573) 335-1001
2100 Big Bend Rd
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
Rock's Basic Bar - While you don't need to be wearing a suit to get into Rock's Basic Bar, looking nice will help. The crowd is attractive and the bartenders even more so. If you're looking for a nice spot to hang with friends and meet new (attractive) people, Rock's Basic Bar will do the trick.

Willy's Beach Club
(573) 332-8700
1 N Main St
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
Willy's Beach Club - Now you have your cake and eat it too. Willy's Beach Club, 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.

Ed's Bar
(573) 334-8040
519 Good Hope St
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
Ed's Bar 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 Ed's Bar

Brothers Again
(573) 332-0700
2023 Independence St
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
Brothers Again - Of the city's hundreds and hundreds of bars, Brothers Again 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.

West Park Lanes
(573) 334-1047
354 S Silver Springs Rd
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
West Park Lanes - Known for its simple décor and good drinks, West Park Lanes 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.

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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