Cocktail Party Supplies Reno NV

Local resource for cocktail party supplies in Reno. 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.

Breakaway
(775) 324-6200
10 E 9th St
Reno, NV
Description
Breakaway - Known for its simple décor and good drinks, Breakaway 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.

A Adult Cabaret-Wild Orchid
(775) 324-1010
515 S Virginia St
Reno, NV
Description
A Adult Cabaret-Wild Orchid - They could have easily filmed a scene from "Sex in the City" here. With its posh décor and sexy, dimly-lit interior, A Adult Cabaret-Wild Orchid makes for a killer date spot. Located at [Address], it's a little classier than the pub down the corner.

Adult Cabaret-Men's Club
(775) 786-7800
270 N Lake St
Reno, NV
Description
Adult Cabaret-Men's Club - Why go to bed when you can have another drink? At Adult Cabaret-Men's Club, located at [Address], the party marches into the late, late hours, as they have one of the best all-night parties. Of course, this could mean some serious pain the next morning (or, more likely, the next afternoon.) Don't say we didn't warn you.

Shea's Tavern
(775) 786-4774
715 S Virginia St
Reno, NV
Description
Shea's Tavern - Want to throw a huge party with 300 of your closest friends? Shea's Tavern is probably not the place to do it. But if you're interested in grabbing a quick drink and possibly some bar food, Shea's Tavern is more than able to oblige.

Shooters Saloon
(775) 329-9646
434 N Virginia St
Reno, NV
Description
Shooters Saloon - True, it might not be as cheap as a dive bar, but Shooters Saloon offers an upscale ambience with a laid back vibe. Located at [Address], it's a good "middle-tier" nightlife option.

Lamplighter Lounge
(775) 329-9928
220 Mill St
Reno, NV
Description
Lamplighter Lounge - Plush seating and good music gives Lamplighter Lounge 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.

West Second Street Bar
(775) 348-7976
118 W 2nd St
Reno, NV
Description
West Second Street Bar - Let's call it what it is. West Second Street 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 West Second Street Bar you should have plenty of options.

Blue Lamp
(775) 329-6969
125 W 3rd St
Reno, NV
Description
Blue Lamp - If you need a place to unwind after another week of mindless TPS reports, Blue Lamp, 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.

El Cortez Lounge
(775) 324-4255
239 W 2nd St
Reno, NV
Description
El Cortez Lounge - Let's call it what it is. El Cortez 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 El Cortez Lounge you should have plenty of options.

5 Star Saloon
(775) 329-2878
132 West St
Reno, NV
Description
5 Star Saloon - Let's call it what it is. 5 Star Saloon, 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 5 Star Saloon you should have plenty of options.

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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