Cocktail Party Planning Keene NH

Local resource for cocktail party planning in Keene. 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.

Railroad Tavern
(603) 357-0098
84 Main St
Keene, NH
Description
Railroad Tavern - If you need a place to unwind after another week of mindless TPS reports, Railroad Tavern, 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.

Pelto's Barn
(603) 242-3201
Bigelow Hill Rd
Troy, NH
Description
Pelto's Barn - Why go to bed when you can have another drink? At Pelto's Barn, located at [Address], the party marches into the late, late hours, as they have one of the best all-night parties. Of course, this could mean some serious pain the next morning (or, more likely, the next afternoon.) Don't say we didn't warn you.

New Hampshire State
(603) 352-1568
372 West Street
Keene, NH
 
Clarke Distributors Inc
(603) 352-0344
472 Winchester Street
Keene, NH
 
State Line Grocery
(603) 445-2555
988 Main St
Walpole, NH
 
Penuche's Ale House
(603) 352-9839
91 Marlboro St
Keene, NH
Description
Penuche's Ale House, 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 Penuche's Ale House.

Fritz
(603) 357-6393
45 Main St
Keene, NH
 
BrewTopia
(603) 357-7773
40 Washington St
Keene, NH
 
Liquor Solution/Price Wise
5400 Sw College Rd 107
Ocala, FL
 
Dublin General Store
(603) 563-8401
1257 Main St
Dublin, NH
 

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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