Cocktail Party Planning Garden City KS

Local resource for cocktail party planning in Garden City. 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.

Fred's Place
(620) 272-9299
2122 Jones Ave
Garden City, KS
Description
Fred's Place - Dress up. Fred's Place 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.

Bo's Outback Bar & Dance Club
(620) 275-8882
1917 Buffalo Jones Ave
Garden City, KS
Description
Bo's Outback Bar & Dance Club - Think of Bo's Outback Bar & Dance Club 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.

Kim's Liquor Store
(620) 276-8461
1304 Taylor Plaza East
Garden City, KS
 
The Watering Hole
(620) 276-9100
503 S Main St
Garden City, KS
 
Five Point Liquor
(620) 275-0100
1204 Buffalo Jones Ave
Garden City, KS

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Thirsty Dawg
(620) 277-0919
301 Jones Ave
Garden City, KS
Description
Thirsty Dawg - Of the city's hundreds and hundreds of bars, Thirsty Dawg 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.

Chappel Liquor
(620) 275-6083
1715 East Fulton Street
Garden City, KS
 
Garden City Liquors
(620) 276-2999
1115 West Campbell Street
Garden City, KS
 
Premier Liquors Of Holcomb
(620) 277-2600
301 East Jones
Holcomb, KS
 
Naab Retail Liquor
(620) 276-3073
308 E Fulton St
Garden City, KS

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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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