Cocktail Party Supplies Avondale AZ
Trickshot Billiards Hookah Lounge
4323 W. Cactus Road
11011 W Buckeye Rd
Rio's Bar - Twenty dollar cover? Nope. Celebrities? None. Rio'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.)
16825 W Yuma Rd
Roman's Oasis - They could have easily filmed a scene from "Sex in the City" here. With its posh décor and sexy, dimly-lit interior, Roman's Oasis makes for a killer date spot. Located at [Address], it's a little classier than the pub down the corner.
10600 W Buckeye Rd
Longbranch - Beer, liquor and all other booze-it all ends up in the same place. If you're looking for a decent fueling station with moderate prices, [name] is right on the money.
Sage & Sand
13831 W Glendale Ave
Sage & Sand 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 Sage & Sand
Smoke-N-Go Hookah Cafe
5807 N 7th St.
Lighthouse Sports Bar, The
12351 W Indian School Rd
Lighthouse Sports Bar, The - Twenty dollar cover? Nope. Celebrities? None. Lighthouse Sports Bar, The 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.)
LA Familia Pina Sports Bar
9101 W Fillmore St
La Familia Pina Sports Bar - Happy hour never looked so good. La Familia Pina Sports Bar, located at [Address] caters to an anxious after-work crowd but once the drinks start coming, the ties start getting loose.
Roman's County Line
10540 W Indian School Rd
Roman's County Line - Boasting excellent service and strong drinks, Roman's County Line, located at [Address], has a good crowd of regulars and a decent-looking clientele. As an added bonus, there's no cover, so this is a good place to hit without blowing your budget.
13724 W Glendale Ave
Coyote Cabaret - If you're trying to impress your date, Coyote Cabaret 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 Coyote Cabaret offers.
Technique, Technique, Technique
Technique, Technique, Technique
By Russ Cobbe
In real estate the mantra is location, location, location but in mixing cocktails its technique, technique, technique. Most home bartenders tend to just throw the ingredients together and serve the drink and in a lot of commercial establishments they do the same thing. The way a drink is prepared can make a big difference in how it tastes and in the atmosphere created.
Chilling a Glass
Always chill glasses before filling them. There are a couple of ways to accomplish this. First is to simply put them in the fridge or a freezer a couple of hours ahead of time. If you forget however you can fill the glass with shaved or crushed ice for a few minutes. Make sure to empty the ice before preparing the drink.
Frosting a Glass
For "frosted" drinks you can put the glass in the freezer ahead of time or bury it in shaved ice until it has a white, frosted and ice-cold look and feel. For "sugar-frosted" glasses, wet the rim of the glass that is already chilled with lemon or lime juice and then dip into powdered sugar or coarse salt depending on the recipe.
Creating a layered drink, also known as a pousse caf�, is not difficult once you know how. The main concept is the heavier ingredients go in first and the lighter ones on top so the ingredients don't mix. Take an inverted spoon and slowly pour the ingredient onto the back of the spoon. This spreads it out and reduces the churn that happens with a straight pour. This can also be done by pouring the ingredient down a glass rod.
To make a flaming drink you have to have a spirit that has a high alcohol content. Brandy is normally used. Prewarm the glass being used. Pour some liquor into the prewarmed glass and heat a smaller amount over a flame or in a saucepan on a stove. Light it with a match and then pour it into the glass being used very carefully. This will cause the rest of the alcohol to ignite. Be careful, flames can jump up qu...
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