Cocktail Party Supplies Kearney NE

Local resource for cocktail party supplies in Kearney. 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.

Palm Garden Lounge
(308) 237-9986
6 W 22nd St
Kearney, NE
Description
Palm Garden Lounge - True, it might not be as cheap as a dive bar, but Palm Garden Lounge offers an upscale ambience with a laid back vibe. Located at [Address], it's a good "middle-tier" nightlife option.

Dad's Tavern
(308) 237-2673
1910 Central Ave
Kearney, NE
Description
Dad's Tavern - Twenty dollar cover? Nope. Celebrities? None. Dad'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.)

Loft
(308) 234-9622
15 W 23rd St
Kearney, NE
Description
Loft - Happy hour never looked so good. Loft, located at [Address] caters to an anxious after-work crowd but once the drinks start coming, the ties start getting loose.

Coop Properties
(308) 338-8500
2115 Avenue A
Kearney, NE
Description
Coop Properties - Twenty dollar cover? Nope. Celebrities? None. Coop Properties 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.)

Copperfield's
(308) 237-9259
13 E 21st St
Kearney, NE
Description
Copperfield's - Now you have your cake and eat it too. Copperfield's, 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.

Chug A Lug Bar & Grill
(308) 236-6209
1115 E 25th St
Kearney, NE
Description
Chug A Lug Bar & Grill - Sometimes you just don't want to pay $12 for a drink. On those nights, head out to Chug A Lug Bar & Grill, located at [Address]. And while they may be cheaper, they're definitely not weaker.

Castaway's Bar & Grill
(308) 236-7054
224 2nd Ave S
Kearney, NE
Description
Castaway's Bar & Grill - Of the city's hundreds and hundreds of bars, Castaway's Bar & Grill 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.

Gillie's
(308) 236-9393
1822 Central Ave
Kearney, NE
Description
Gillie's - Of the city's hundreds and hundreds of bars, Gillie's 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.

Platte Valley Brewery
(308) 237-0751
14 E Railroad St
Kearney, NE
Description
Platte Valley Brewery - Maybe you'll see Norm in the corner. Or Cliff sitting next to him. Maybe Sam behind the bar. Yep, Platte Valley Brewery is that comfortable, cozy neighborhood bar - the kind where the bartender seems to know everyone who walks through the door.

Chili-Dippers Sports Cafe
(308) 233-5013
1015 2nd Ave
Kearney, NE
Description
Chili-Dippers Sports Cafe - Of the city's hundreds and hundreds of bars, Chili-Dippers Sports Cafe 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.

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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