Cocktail Party Supplies Cape Girardeau MO

Local resource for cocktail party supplies in Cape Girardeau. 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.

Brothers Again
(573) 332-0700
2023 Independence St
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
Brothers Again - Of the city's hundreds and hundreds of bars, Brothers Again 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.

Ed's Bar
(573) 334-8040
519 Good Hope St
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
Ed's Bar 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 Ed's Bar

Copa Cafe & Bar
(573) 335-7705
701 N Main St
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
Copa Cafe & Bar - 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, Copa Cafe & Bar kicks it into another gear. The place usually keeps it going 'til way late-guaranteeing a late and out-of-control night.

West Park Lanes
(573) 334-1047
354 S Silver Springs Rd
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
West Park Lanes - Known for its simple décor and good drinks, West Park Lanes is located at [Address]. Just make sure you dress up a little, as it's not quite the frat bar you're used to from college.

Willy's Beach Club
(573) 332-8700
1 N Main St
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
Willy's Beach Club - Now you have your cake and eat it too. Willy's Beach Club, 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.

Playdium
(573) 335-9830
1127 Broadway St
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
Playdium, 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 Playdium.

Alibi Club
(573) 334-1770
351 Christine St
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
Alibi Club - So you want to get a table? Be prepared to shell out some cash. Alibi Club caters to the upscale crowd so you better make sure you're ready to roll.

Rude Dog Pub
(573) 335-4447
123 N Main St
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
Rude Dog Pub - So it's midnight. You're still feeling it. You're still buzzed. Why go home? You don't have to. Rude Dog Pub, located at [Address], is open well after normal closing-time, so you can keep the vibe going until it's scandalously past your bedtime.

Mac's Tavern
(573) 334-2086
1 S Frederick St
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
Mac's Tavern - Twenty dollar cover? Nope. Celebrities? None. Mac's Tavern 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.)

Daytimer Lounge
(573) 335-9597
829 S Kingshighway St
Cape Girardeau, MO
Description
Daytimer Lounge 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 Daytimer Lounge

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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