Cocktail Party Supplies Gallup NM
Third Street Tavern
510 N 3rd St
Third Street Tavern - You might see a celeb here. But he/she will probably be on one of the many flat screen TVs lining the walls. Third Street Tavern 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.
Sports Page Lounge
1400 S 2nd St
Sports Page Lounge - They could have easily filmed a scene from "Sex in the City" here. With its posh décor and sexy, dimly-lit interior, Sports Page Lounge makes for a killer date spot. Located at [Address], it's a little classier than the pub down the corner.
Paramount Liquor & Lounge
3090 W Highway 66
Paramount Liquor & Lounge - Let's call it what it is. Paramount Liquor & Lounge, at [Address], is a good place to pull. The crowd is good looking and the ambiance is sexy, so if you can't meet someone here, well, keep drinking and try again. Liquid courage always helps. Look, we're not guaranteeing anything, but at Paramount Liquor & Lounge you should have plenty of options.
412 N 9th St
Cowboy Saloon - Of the city's hundreds and hundreds of bars, Cowboy Saloon 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.
California Super Markets & Liquor Stores
401 East Aztec Avenue
2718 W Highway 66
Virgie's Lounge - If you're planning on wearing sneakers, hoodies or any other casual apparel, you should probably go to another lounge. Virgie's Lounge, located at [Address] prides itself on being selective at the door. So if you don't look good, you probably aren't getting in.
Goodfellas Sports Lounge
1206 E Highway 66
Goodfellas Sports Lounge - They could have easily filmed a scene from "Sex in the City" here. With its posh décor and sexy, dimly-lit interior, Goodfellas Sports Lounge makes for a killer date spot. Located at [Address], it's a little classier than the pub down the corner.
Silver Stallion Saloon
2604 E Highway 66
Silver Stallion Saloon - Boasting excellent service and strong drinks, Silver Stallion Saloon, 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.
203 Marguerite Street
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200 Marguerite Street
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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