Cocktail Party Planning Pawtucket RI

Local resource for cocktail party planning in Pawtucket. 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.

Providence Byblos
235 Meeting Street
Providence, RI
 
News Cafe
(401) 728-6475
43 Broad St
Pawtucket, RI
Description
News Cafe - Maybe you'll see Norm in the corner. Or Cliff sitting next to him. Maybe Sam behind the bar. Yep, News Cafe is that comfortable, cozy neighborhood bar - the kind where the bartender seems to know everyone who walks through the door.

Greek Social Club
(401) 725-6190
33 Pawtucket Ave
Pawtucket, RI
Description
Greek Social Club, 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 Greek Social Club

Jim's Bar & Grill
(401) 723-2970
605 Broadway
Pawtucket, RI
Description
Jim's Bar & Grill, 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 Jim's Bar & Grill.

Mutt & Jeff's Pub
(401) 726-9001
110 School St
Pawtucket, RI
Description
Mutt & Jeff's Pub - If you're trying to impress your date, Mutt & Jeff's Pub is the place to do it. The drinks are strong, the atmosphere laid back and welcoming. Grab a seat and check out the many specials Mutt & Jeff's Pub offers.

Left Field Pub
(401) 722-1210
158 S Bend St
Pawtucket, RI
Description
Left Field Pub - Some bars are legendary. The kind of watering hole that you'll remember for most of your life. Left Field Pub? It's not one of them. Located at [Address], it's pretty much your vanilla bar. Which isn't a bad thing.

Corina's Pub
(401) 722-7422
584 Smithfield Ave
Pawtucket, RI
Description
Corina's Pub - Of the city's hundreds and hundreds of bars, Corina's Pub 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.

Rock's Bar
(401) 726-8988
686 Prospect St
Pawtucket, RI
Description
Rock's Bar - Twenty dollar cover? Nope. Celebrities? None. Rock's Bar 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.)

Tommy's Lounge
(401) 722-1934
99 India St
Pawtucket, RI
Description
Tommy's Lounge - Now you have your cake and eat it too. Tommy's Lounge, 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.

K C's Tap
(401) 722-0150
530 Broadway
Pawtucket, RI
Description
K C's Tap - If you're looking to kick back, K C's Tap, 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.

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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