Cocktail Party Planning Dayton OH

Local resource for cocktail party planning in Dayton. 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.

Partners
(937) 293-4542
443 Patterson Rd
Dayton, OH
Description
Partners - Boasting excellent service and strong drinks, Partners, 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.

Hammerjaxs Of Dayton
(937) 641-1114
111 E 4th St
Dayton, OH
Description
Hammerjaxs Of Dayton - Now you have your cake and eat it too. Hammerjaxs Of Dayton, 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.

C J's Dug-Out
(937) 253-5149
522 Xenia Ave
Dayton, OH
Description
C J's Dug-Out - If you need a place to unwind after another week of mindless TPS reports, C J's Dug-Out, located at [Address], might just do the trick. Pretty barebones and without fanfare, but the prices are reasonable and there's no hassle at the door.

Wiley's Comedy Club
(937) 224-5653
101 Pine St
Dayton, OH
Description
Wiley's Comedy Club - Dress up. Wiley's Comedy 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.

White Rabbit Cocktail Lounge
(937) 433-9161
889 S Main St
Dayton, OH
Description
White Rabbit Cocktail Lounge - They could have easily filmed a scene from "Sex in the City" here. With its posh décor and sexy, dimly-lit interior, White Rabbit Cocktail Lounge makes for a killer date spot. Located at [Address], it's a little classier than the pub down the corner.

George Newcom's Tavern
(937) 223-2470
418 E 5th St
Dayton, OH
Description
George Newcom's Tavern - Boasting excellent service and strong drinks, George Newcom's Tavern, 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.

Tank's Bar & Grill
(937) 252-2249
2033 Wayne Ave
Dayton, OH
Description
Tank's Bar & Grill - Want to throw a huge party with 300 of your closest friends? Tank's Bar & Grill is probably not the place to do it. But if you're interested in grabbing a quick drink and possibly some bar food, Tank's Bar & Grill is more than able to oblige.

Flanagan's Pub
(937) 228-5776
101 E Stewart St
Dayton, OH
Description
Flanagan's Pub - In need of a quick drink without the hassle of a doorman? Flanagan's Pub 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.

Canal Street Tavern
(937) 461-9343
308 E 1st St
Dayton, OH
Description
Canal Street Tavern - 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, Canal Street Tavern kicks it into another gear. The place usually keeps it going 'til way late-guaranteeing a late and out-of-control night.

Tumbleweed Connection
(937) 228-5500
454 E 5th St
Dayton, OH
Description
Tumbleweed Connection - Beer, liquor and all other booze-it all ends up in the same place. If you're looking for a decent fueling station with moderate prices, [name] is right on the money.

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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