Cocktail Party Planning Stillwater OK

Local resource for cocktail party planning in Stillwater. 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.

Ice House
(405) 372-2743
6817 E 6th Ave
Stillwater, OK
Ice House - Sometimes you just don't want to pay $12 for a drink. On those nights, head out to Ice House, located at [Address]. And while they may be cheaper, they're definitely not weaker.

Copper Penny
(405) 624-9799
408 S Washington St
Stillwater, OK
Copper Penny - Maybe you'll see Norm in the corner. Or Cliff sitting next to him. Maybe Sam behind the bar. Yep, Copper Penny is that comfortable, cozy neighborhood bar - the kind where the bartender seems to know everyone who walks through the door.

(405) 533-5460
1319 W Glencoe Rd
Stillwater, OK
Ozone - Now you have your cake and eat it too. Ozone, 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.

Dragon's Lair
(405) 377-7280
2115 N Boomer Rd
Stillwater, OK
Dragon's Lair - Dress up. Dragon's Lair 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.

Tumbleweed Ballroom
(405) 377-0075
Lakeview & Country Club Rd
Stillwater, OK
Tumbleweed Ballroom - If you have to work the next morning, we bet a thousand bucks you're going to call in sick. That's because Tumbleweed Ballroom, 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.

Willies Saloon
(405) 377-7716
323 S Washington St
Stillwater, OK
Willies Saloon - Here's the problem with most bars: the vibe sometimes dies around 1am. Luckily for you, when most bars are sweeping up the floors and closing shop, Willies Saloon kicks it into another gear. The place usually keeps it going 'til way late-guaranteeing a late and out-of-control night.

Jakie Boy's
(405) 372-9855
116 S Main St
Stillwater, OK
Jakie Boy's - Some bars are legendary. The kind of watering hole that you'll remember for most of your life. Jakie Boy's? It's not one of them. Located at [Address], it's pretty much your vanilla bar. Which isn't a bad thing.

Stonewall Tavern
(405) 743-0366
115 S Knoblock St
Stillwater, OK
Stonewall Tavern - Some bars are legendary. The kind of watering hole that you'll remember for most of your life. Stonewall Tavern? It's not one of them. Located at [Address], it's pretty much your vanilla bar. Which isn't a bad thing.

Court Sports Bar
(405) 372-2122
911 W 3rd Ave
Stillwater, OK
Court Sports Bar - In need of a quick drink without the hassle of a doorman? Court Sports Bar will do the trick. Grab a seat at the welcoming bar and order one of the many brews on hand. The bartender will likely hook you up if you become a regular and then you'll really have your very own place where everyone knows your name.

Spider Dome
(405) 547-5936
3219 E 92nd St
Perkins, OK
Spider Dome - Of the city's hundreds and hundreds of bars, Spider Dome 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.

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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