Cocktail Party Planning Lancaster SC

Local resource for cocktail party planning in Lancaster. 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.

T-Birds Lounge
(803) 286-0143
139 Twilight Rd
Lancaster, SC
Description
T-Birds 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 T-Birds Lounge

Sportsman's Club
(803) 285-6311
3543 Chester Hwy
Lancaster, SC
Description
Sportsman's Club - If you have to work the next morning, we bet a thousand bucks you're going to call in sick. That's because Sportsman's Club, at [Address], is open all night. So the odds of you getting a good night sleep are closed to zilch - we predict you stumbling home around 8am and flopping into bed, forgetting to brush your teeth. And nothing wrong with that.

Riverside Pub
(803) 416-9493
1391 Riverside Rd
Lancaster, SC
Description
Riverside Pub, 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 Riverside Pub.

Rose's Place
(803) 872-4749
6077 Lancaster Hwy
Fort Lawn, SC
Description
Rose's Place - Boasting excellent service and strong drinks, Rose's Place, 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.

Jackpot Sports Bar
(803) 581-3695
12827 Us Highway 321 N
Blackstock, SC
Description
Jackpot Sports Bar - Sometimes you just don't want to pay $12 for a drink. On those nights, head out to Jackpot Sports Bar, located at [Address]. And while they may be cheaper, they're definitely not weaker.

Pit Stop Tavern-Roberts Place
(803) 285-7458
1782 Grace Ave
Lancaster, SC
Description
Pit Stop Tavern-Roberts Place - They could have easily filmed a scene from "Sex in the City" here. With its posh décor and sexy, dimly-lit interior, Pit Stop Tavern-Roberts Place makes for a killer date spot. Located at [Address], it's a little classier than the pub down the corner.

Golden Nugget
(803) 286-5040
1669 Memorial Park Rd
Lancaster, SC
Description
Golden Nugget - Known for its simple décor and good drinks, Golden Nugget 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.

Double D Saloon
(803) 872-4354
2808 Catawba River Rd
Fort Lawn, SC
Description
Double D Saloon - Sometimes you just don't want to pay $12 for a drink. On those nights, head out to Double D Saloon, located at [Address]. And while they may be cheaper, they're definitely not weaker.

Lando Beach Tavern
(803) 789-5369
3964 Edgeland Rd
Richburg, SC
Description
Lando Beach Tavern is the type of place you start off your night. The drinks are cheap and strong but the crowd isn't the type to get the party started. Grab a quick drink here and then head out to the real party. -Review of Lando Beach Tavern

Steve's Place
(803) 581-1682
1225 Roof Rd
Blackstock, SC
Description
Steve's Place - True, it might not be as cheap as a dive bar, but Steve's Place offers an upscale ambience with a laid back vibe. Located at [Address], it's a good "middle-tier" nightlife option.

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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