Cocktail Party Planning Salt Lake City UT

Local resource for cocktail party planning in Salt Lake City. 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.

Ouida's Lounge
268 South Main Street
Salt Lake City, UT
 
Munks House Of Jazz
(801) 350-0950
19 E 200 S
Salt Lake City, UT
Description
Munks House Of Jazz - So it's midnight. You're still feeling it. You're still buzzed. Why go home? You don't have to. Munks House Of Jazz, located at [Address], is open well after normal closing-time, so you can keep the vibe going until it's scandalously past your bedtime.

Million Dollar Saloon Inc
(801) 486-0100
3420 S State St
Salt Lake City, UT
Description
Million Dollar Saloon Inc - Now you have your cake and eat it too. Million Dollar Saloon Inc, 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.

Sanctuary
(801) 532-4614
740 S 300 W
Salt Lake City, UT
Description
Sanctuary - Dress up. Sanctuary 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.

Durango Bar
(801) 532-8964
923 S State St
Salt Lake City, UT
Description
Durango Bar - Sometimes you just don't want to pay $12 for a drink. On those nights, head out to Durango Bar, located at [Address]. And while they may be cheaper, they're definitely not weaker.

The Huka Bar and Grill
(801) 654-0524
151 East 6100 South
Salt Lake City, UT
 
Sport X
(801) 359-7777
251 W 900 S
Salt Lake City, UT
Description
Sport X - Sometimes you just don't want to pay $12 for a drink. On those nights, head out to Sport X, located at [Address]. And while they may be cheaper, they're definitely not weaker.

Club Halo
(801) 363-4522
60 E 800 S
Salt Lake City, UT
Description
Club Halo - Some bars are legendary. The kind of watering hole that you'll remember for most of your life. Club Halo? It's not one of them. Located at [Address], it's pretty much your vanilla bar. Which isn't a bad thing.

Henrys Inn
(801) 486-4196
2645 S State St
Salt Lake City, UT
Description
Henrys Inn - 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.

Junior's Tavern
(801) 322-0318
202 E 500 S
Salt Lake City, UT
Description
Junior's Tavern - 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.

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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