Cocktail Party Supplies New Iberia LA

Local resource for cocktail party supplies in New Iberia. 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.

Lazy Lounge
(337) 369-9278
526 French St
New Iberia, LA
Lazy Lounge - If you're planning on wearing sneakers, hoodies or any other casual apparel, you should probably go to another lounge. Lazy 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.

Peg's LA Club
(337) 369-9269
8510 Weeks Island Rd
New Iberia, LA
Peg's La Club - If you have to work the next morning, we bet a thousand bucks you're going to call in sick. That's because Peg's La Club, 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.

Corner Bar
(337) 364-8802
600a S Lewis St
New Iberia, LA
Corner Bar - While you don't need to be wearing a suit to get into Corner 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, Corner Bar will do the trick.

America's Sports Bar
(337) 367-0620
715 Highway 90 E
New Iberia, LA
America's Sports 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, America's Sports Bar kicks it into another gear. The place usually keeps it going 'til way late-guaranteeing a late and out-of-control night.

Yummi's Sports Bar
(337) 369-8085
1511 S Hopkins St
New Iberia, LA
Yummi's Sports Bar - Let's call it what it is. Yummi's Sports Bar, 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 Yummi's Sports Bar you should have plenty of options.

Club Gemini
(337) 364-4913
509 Corrine St
New Iberia, LA
Club Gemini - Dress up. Club Gemini isn't necessarily "formal," per se, but it's sexy and sleek; this is the kind of place where if you're dressed like a tool, you'll stick out like a sore thumb. (Probably more than a sore thumb, actually-those don't really stand out when you think about it). The point is: it's a solid place. Bring your A-game.

Guiding Star
(337) 365-9113
4404 Highway 90 W
New Iberia, LA
Guiding Star - Now you have your cake and eat it too. Guiding Star, 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.

Rig 22 Lounge
(337) 367-2288
3301 Curtis Ln
New Iberia, LA
Rig 22 Lounge - Known for its simple décor and good drinks, Rig 22 Lounge 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.

Cara Bella's Bar
(337) 364-3111
115 Iberia St
New Iberia, LA
Cara Bella's Bar - Maybe you'll see Norm in the corner. Or Cliff sitting next to him. Maybe Sam behind the bar. Yep, Cara Bella's Bar is that comfortable, cozy neighborhood bar - the kind where the bartender seems to know everyone who walks through the door.

Main Street Tavern
(337) 367-7339
225 W Main St
New Iberia, LA
Main Street Tavern - In need of a quick drink without the hassle of a doorman? Main Street Tavern 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.

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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