Cocktail Party Supplies Greensboro NC

Local resource for cocktail party supplies in Greensboro. 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.

Blue Hour
(336) 378-2583
360 Federal Pl
Greensboro, NC
Description
Blue Hour - Plush seating and good music gives Blue Hour a good name. The place usually gets filled up by midnight so come early if you want to designate an area for you and your friends.

Platinum Club
(336) 297-1553
2507 High Point Rd
Greensboro, NC
Description
Platinum Club - So it's midnight. You're still feeling it. You're still buzzed. Why go home? You don't have to. Platinum Club, located at [Address], is open well after normal closing-time, so you can keep the vibe going until it's scandalously past your bedtime.

G W Walker's
(336) 275-2694
2116 Walker Ave
Greensboro, NC
Description
G W Walker's - If you're trying to impress your date, G W Walker's 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 G W Walker's offers.

Time Out Saloon
(336) 272-8108
330 Bellemeade St
Greensboro, NC
Description
Time Out Saloon - In need of a quick drink without the hassle of a doorman? Time Out Saloon 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.

Rumba Latina
(336) 275-5284
122 N Davie St
Greensboro, NC
Description
Rumba Latina - If you have to work the next morning, we bet a thousand bucks you're going to call in sick. That's because Rumba Latina, at [Address], is open all night. So the odds of you getting a good night sleep are closed to zilch - we predict you stumbling home around 8am and flopping into bed, forgetting to brush your teeth. And nothing wrong with that.

Hugo's Food Sports & Spirits
(336) 852-9421
3011 Spring Garden St # A
Greensboro, NC
Description
Hugo's Food Sports & Spirits - If you need a place to unwind after another week of mindless TPS reports, Hugo's Food Sports & Spirits, 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.

Winner Circle
(336) 632-8807
2519 High Point Rd
Greensboro, NC
Description
Winner Circle - It has it all: a swank atmosphere, attractive crowd, and cheap drinks. Okay, okay, so maybe it doesn't have cheap drinks, but Winner Circle is still a solid lounge. Not really a dance club, per se, but perfect more a more upscale option.

Wahoo's
(336) 333-0094
2120 Walker Ave
Greensboro, NC
Description
Wahoo's - Maybe you'll see Norm in the corner. Or Cliff sitting next to him. Maybe Sam behind the bar. Yep, Wahoo's is that comfortable, cozy neighborhood bar - the kind where the bartender seems to know everyone who walks through the door.

N Club
(336) 333-9300
117 S Elm St
Greensboro, NC
Description
N Club - Now you have your cake and eat it too. N 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.

Above The Rim Bar & Grill
(336) 574-0049
822 S Aycock St
Greensboro, NC
Description
Above The Rim Bar & Grill 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 Above The Rim Bar & Grill

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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