Cocktail Party Planning Moorhead MN

Local resource for cocktail party planning in Moorhead. 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.

Kirby's
(218) 233-2617
315 Main Ave
Moorhead, MN
Description
Kirby's - While you don't need to be wearing a suit to get into Kirby's, looking nice will help. The crowd is attractive and the bartenders even more so. If you're looking for a nice spot to hang with friends and meet new (attractive) people, Kirby's will do the trick.

Mick's Office
(218) 233-2295
10 8th St S
Moorhead, MN
Description
Mick's Office 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 Mick's Office

Kragnes Inn
(218) 233-0188
9794 21st St N
Moorhead, MN
Description
Kragnes Inn - Of the city's hundreds and hundreds of bars, Kragnes Inn 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.

Vic's Bar & Grill
(218) 236-7714
Center Ave
Moorhead, MN
Description
Vic's Bar & Grill - There's not much to be said about the cocktails at [name]. They're not necessarily cheap, but they're as tasty as they are potent...a delicious and dangerous combination.

I-Beam
(218) 233-7700
1021 Center Ave
Moorhead, MN
Description
I-Beam - Dress up. I-Beam 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.

Pistol Pete's
(218) 233-4010
3108 9th St S
Moorhead, MN
Description
Pistol Pete's - Now you have your cake and eat it too. Pistol Pete's, 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.

Ralph's Corner
(218) 233-3351
23 4th St S
Moorhead, MN
Description
Ralph's Corner - If you're looking to kick back, Ralph's Corner, located at [Address], is a safe bet. It's not the kind of place that's going to break your wallet, so that's more you have left over for happy hour.

O'Leary's Pub
(218) 287-1957
808 30th Ave S
Moorhead, MN
Description
O'leary's Pub - Twenty dollar cover? Nope. Celebrities? None. O'leary's Pub is nowhere near the pages of Us Weekly or TMZ, but hey, beer is beer, whiskey is whiskey. A friendly neighborhood bar where you can pretty much wear whatever the hell you want. (But leave the cargo-shorts at home.)

Club Royale
(218) 284-7575
123 21st St S
Moorhead, MN
Description
Club Royale - So you want to get a table? Be prepared to shell out some cash. Club Royale caters to the upscale crowd so you better make sure you're ready to roll.

Chumley's
(218) 236-7813
1608 Main Ave
Moorhead, MN
Description
Chumley's - You might see a celeb here. But he/she will probably be on one of the many flat screen TVs lining the walls. Chumley's 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.

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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