Cocktail Party Supplies Bay City MI

Local resource for cocktail party supplies in Bay City. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to party planners, caterers, liquor stores and wine and spirits, as well as advice on drink recipes, mixers, rum, vodka, whiskey and tequila.

Stein Haus
(989) 891-2337
1108 N Water St
Bay City, MI
Description
Stein Haus - Boasting excellent service and strong drinks, Stein Haus, 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.

Last Call Bar Inc
(989) 922-2478
420 S Van Buren St
Bay City, MI
Description
Last Call Bar Inc, 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 Last Call Bar Inc

Gwiz's Bar
(989) 893-7071
701 S Madison Ave
Bay City, MI
Description
Gwiz's Bar - If you're looking to kick back, Gwiz's Bar, 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.

Bay City Bill's Bar & Grill
(989) 894-4140
1215 Michigan Ave
Bay City, MI
Description
Bay City Bill's Bar & Grill - If you need a place to unwind after another week of mindless TPS reports, Bay City Bill's Bar & Grill, 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.

Bell Bar
(989) 893-8381
1314 Columbus Ave
Bay City, MI
Description
Bell Bar - Some bars are legendary. The kind of watering hole that you'll remember for most of your life. Bell Bar? It's not one of them. Located at [Address], it's pretty much your vanilla bar. Which isn't a bad thing.

Striker
(989) 894-5488
1203 Washington Ave
Bay City, MI
Description
Striker - Boasting excellent service and strong drinks, Striker, 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.

Green Hut
(989) 893-7496
1301 Columbus Ave
Bay City, MI
Description
Green Hut - 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.

Bishop's Inn
(989) 895-9352
804 S Farragut St
Bay City, MI
Description
Bishop's 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.

Trix's Pub
(989) 894-5341
2307 Broadway St
Bay City, MI
Description
Trix's Pub - You might see a celeb here. But he/she will probably be on one of the many flat screen TVs lining the walls. Trix's Pub 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.

Lighthouse Lounge
(989) 895-9208
1125 S Water St
Bay City, MI
Description
Lighthouse Lounge - Twenty dollar cover? Nope. Celebrities? None. Lighthouse Lounge 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.)

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.

Floating Liqueurs
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.

Flaming Liqueurs
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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