Cocktail Party Supplies Gaylord MI

Local resource for cocktail party supplies in Gaylord. 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.

Timothy's Pub
(989) 732-9333
110 S Otsego Ave
Gaylord, MI
Description
Timothy's Pub, 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 Timothy's Pub

Larry's Sevenski Inn
(231) 546-3342
RR 1 Box 40a
Elmira, MI
Description
Larry's Sevenski Inn - 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.

Meadows Bar
(231) 525-9151
S Straits Hwy
Wolverine, MI
Description
Meadows Bar - While you don't need to be wearing a suit to get into Meadows Bar, looking nice will help. The crowd is attractive and the bartenders even more so. If you're looking for a nice spot to hang with friends and meet new (attractive) people, Meadows Bar will do the trick.

Meadows Bar & Grill
(231) 525-9151
11900 Scott Rd
Wolverine, MI
Description
Meadows Bar & Grill - Want to throw a huge party with 300 of your closest friends? Meadows Bar & Grill is probably not the place to do it. But if you're interested in grabbing a quick drink and possibly some bar food, Meadows Bar & Grill is more than able to oblige.

Beer Shed & Booze
(231) 587-9621
115 E State St
Mancelona, MI
Description
Beer Shed & Booze - In need of a quick drink without the hassle of a doorman? Beer Shed & Booze 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.

NCI Pub
(989) 731-3593
10757 M 32 E
Johannesburg, MI
Description
Nci Pub - 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.

Jake's Place
(231) 549-3346
2670 Us Highway 131 S
Boyne Falls, MI
Description
Jake's Place - While you don't need to be wearing a suit to get into Jake's Place, looking nice will help. The crowd is attractive and the bartenders even more so. If you're looking for a nice spot to hang with friends and meet new (attractive) people, Jake's Place will do the trick.

Rocky's Roadhouse
(231) 525-8737
12946 S Straits Hwy
Wolverine, MI
Description
Rocky's Roadhouse - Twenty dollar cover? Nope. Celebrities? None. Rocky's Roadhouse 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.)

Vicki J's Bar 'n Bites
(231) 525-8422
13984 S Straits Hwy
Wolverine, MI
Description
Vicki J's Bar 'N Bites 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 Vicki J's Bar 'N Bites

Club 131
(231) 587-9371
8396 Us Highway 131 N
Mancelona, MI
Description
Club 131 - Some bars are legendary. The kind of watering hole that you'll remember for most of your life. Club 131? It's not one of them. Located at [Address], it's pretty much your vanilla bar. Which isn't a bad thing.

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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