Cocktail Party Planning Gallup NM

Local resource for cocktail party planning in Gallup. 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.

Paramount Liquor & Lounge
(505) 863-6632
3090 W Highway 66
Gallup, NM
Description
Paramount Liquor & Lounge - Let's call it what it is. Paramount Liquor & 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 Paramount Liquor & Lounge you should have plenty of options.

Third Street Tavern
(505) 863-4711
510 N 3rd St
Gallup, NM
Description
Third Street Tavern - You might see a celeb here. But he/she will probably be on one of the many flat screen TVs lining the walls. Third Street Tavern is the place you'd likely go to to watch that big game but you'll probably have so much fun, you'll stick around longer.

Goodfellas Sports Lounge
(505) 863-0385
1206 E Highway 66
Gallup, NM
Description
Goodfellas Sports Lounge - They could have easily filmed a scene from "Sex in the City" here. With its posh décor and sexy, dimly-lit interior, Goodfellas Sports Lounge makes for a killer date spot. Located at [Address], it's a little classier than the pub down the corner.

Cowboy Saloon
(505) 863-9791
412 N 9th St
Gallup, NM
Description
Cowboy Saloon - Of the city's hundreds and hundreds of bars, Cowboy Saloon 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.

Shop 'N Save
(505) 722-3888
200 Marguerite Street
Gallup, NM
 
Silver Stallion Saloon
(505) 722-4255
2604 E Highway 66
Gallup, NM
Description
Silver Stallion Saloon - Boasting excellent service and strong drinks, Silver Stallion Saloon, 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.

Virgie's Lounge
(505) 863-4845
2718 W Highway 66
Gallup, NM
Description
Virgie's Lounge - If you're planning on wearing sneakers, hoodies or any other casual apparel, you should probably go to another lounge. Virgie's Lounge, located at [Address] prides itself on being selective at the door. So if you don't look good, you probably aren't getting in.

Sports Page Lounge
(505) 722-3853
1400 S 2nd St
Gallup, NM
Description
Sports Page Lounge - They could have easily filmed a scene from "Sex in the City" here. With its posh décor and sexy, dimly-lit interior, Sports Page Lounge makes for a killer date spot. Located at [Address], it's a little classier than the pub down the corner.

California Super Markets & Liquor Stores
(505) 863-9577
401 East Aztec Avenue
Gallup, NM
 
Coors CO
(505) 863-6901
203 Marguerite Street
Gallup, NM
 

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...

Click here to read the rest of this article from iDrink.com

Daily Drink Recipes Delivered to RSS Feed Contact