Cocktail Party Planning Cranberry Twp PA

Local resource for cocktail party planning in Cranberry Twp. 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.

Suburban Bar
(724) 776-9902
20700 Route 19
Cranberry Twp, PA
Description
Suburban Bar - Twenty dollar cover? Nope. Celebrities? None. Suburban Bar 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.)

Candle-LITE Lounge
(724) 869-2209
2155 Conway Wallrose Rd
Freedom, PA
Description
Candle-Lite Lounge - Maybe you'll see Norm in the corner. Or Cliff sitting next to him. Maybe Sam behind the bar. Yep, Candle-Lite Lounge is that comfortable, cozy neighborhood bar - the kind where the bartender seems to know everyone who walks through the door.

Cole Brothers Tavern
(724) 935-2000
161 Church Rd
Wexford, PA
Description
Cole Brothers Tavern, 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 Cole Brothers Tavern.

Padezanin Inn
(724) 774-3266
1395 Harvey Run Rd
Freedom, PA
Description
Padezanin Inn - In need of a quick drink without the hassle of a doorman? Padezanin Inn will do the trick. Grab a seat at the welcoming bar and order one of the many brews on hand. The bartender will likely hook you up if you become a regular and then you'll really have your very own place where everyone knows your name.

Tim's Pub
(724) 538-9966
113 Jefferson St
Evans City, PA
Description
Tim's Pub - Some bars are legendary. The kind of watering hole that you'll remember for most of your life. Tim's Pub? It's not one of them. Located at [Address], it's pretty much your vanilla bar. Which isn't a bad thing.

Three B's Lounge
(724) 452-9959
309 S Main St
Zelienople, PA
Description
Three B's 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 Three B's Lounge

Poor Richard's Pub
(724) 935-9870
10501 Perry Hwy
Wexford, PA
Description
Poor Richard's Pub - Known for its simple décor and good drinks, Poor Richard's Pub 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.

Penalty Box
(724) 774-1214
1220 Freedom Crider Rd
Freedom, PA
Description
Penalty Box - Let's call it what it is. Penalty Box, 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 Penalty Box you should have plenty of options.

T J's Hideaway
(724) 789-7858
346 Spithaler School Rd
Evans City, PA
Description
T J's Hideaway - Boasting excellent service and strong drinks, T J's Hideaway, 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.

Vern's Tavern
(724) 728-7466
161 Brighton Ave
Rochester, PA
Description
Vern's Tavern - In need of a quick drink without the hassle of a doorman? Vern's Tavern will do the trick. Grab a seat at the welcoming bar and order one of the many brews on hand. The bartender will likely hook you up if you become a regular and then you'll really have your very own place where everyone knows your name.

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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