Cocktail Party Planning Ogden UT

Local resource for cocktail party planning in Ogden. 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.

Jordy's Bar
(801) 394-8400
2430 Grant Ave
Ogden, UT
Description
Jordy's Bar - You might see a celeb here. But he/she will probably be on one of the many flat screen TVs lining the walls. Jordy's Bar 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.

Fuzzy Mcintyre's Sports Bar
(801) 334-9305
788 Wall Ave
Ogden, UT
Description
Fuzzy Mcintyre's Sports Bar - If you need a place to unwind after another week of mindless TPS reports, Fuzzy Mcintyre's Sports Bar, 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.

City Club
(801) 392-4447
264 25th St
Ogden, UT
Description
City Club - Now you have your cake and eat it too. City Club, 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.

Beatniks
(801) 395-2859
240 25th St
Ogden, UT
Description
Beatniks - Now you have your cake and eat it too. Beatniks, 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.

Jelba's Ranch Inn
(801) 782-3443
2440 N Highway 89
Ogden, UT
Description
Jelba's Ranch Inn 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 Jelba's Ranch Inn

Kokomo Club
(801) 621-9991
216 25th St
Ogden, UT
Description
Kokomo Club - Think of Kokomo 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.

Lighthouse Lounge
(801) 392-3901
315 24th St
Ogden, UT
Description
Lighthouse Lounge, 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 Lighthouse Lounge.

Rock Bottom
(801) 621-2070
317 Washington Blvd
Ogden, UT
Description
Rock Bottom, located at [Address], has an atmosphere that's bordering on dive. Don't take a date there-unless she's cool as hell and is super low-maintenance-but it's a good place to chill and unwind. -Review of Rock Bottom

Dar's
(801) 621-6494
240 Washington Blvd
Ogden, UT
Description
Dar's - If you need a place to unwind after another week of mindless TPS reports, Dar's, 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.

Kamikazes
(801) 621-9138
2404 Adams Ave
Ogden, UT
Description
Kamikazes - So you want to get a table? Be prepared to shell out some cash. Kamikazes caters to the upscale crowd so you better make sure you're ready to roll.

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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