Cocktail Party Supplies Topeka KS

Local resource for cocktail party supplies in Topeka. 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.

Francis O'Dooley's Irish Pub
(785) 273-0131
1930 SW Westport Dr # 1
Topeka, KS
Description
Francis O'dooley's Irish 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 Francis O'dooley's Irish Pub

Scottie's
(785) 272-4810
901 SW Fairlawn Rd
Topeka, KS
Description
Scottie's - Happy hour never looked so good. Scottie's, located at [Address] caters to an anxious after-work crowd but once the drinks start coming, the ties start getting loose.

Jul's Cocktail Club
(785) 272-0040
4117 SW Huntoon St
Topeka, KS
Description
Jul's Cocktail Club - So it's midnight. You're still feeling it. You're still buzzed. Why go home? You don't have to. Jul's Cocktail 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.

Michelle's
(785) 272-8040
605 SW Fairlawn Rd
Topeka, KS
Description
Michelle's - They could have easily filmed a scene from "Sex in the City" here. With its posh décor and sexy, dimly-lit interior, Michelle's makes for a killer date spot. Located at [Address], it's a little classier than the pub down the corner.

Matinee Club
(785) 234-6808
611 SE Carnahan Ave
Topeka, KS
Description
Matinee Club - Some bars are legendary. The kind of watering hole that you'll remember for most of your life. Matinee Club? It's not one of them. Located at [Address], it's pretty much your vanilla bar. Which isn't a bad thing.

Goose One Sports Bar & Grill
(785) 357-8474
3203 SW 10th Ave
Topeka, KS
Description
Goose One Sports Bar & Grill - If you have to work the next morning, we bet a thousand bucks you're going to call in sick. That's because Goose One Sports Bar & Grill, 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.

Electric Cowboy
(785) 267-3545
3249 SW Topeka Blvd
Topeka, KS
Description
Electric Cowboy - 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, Electric Cowboy kicks it into another gear. The place usually keeps it going 'til way late-guaranteeing a late and out-of-control night.

Tool Shed Tap
(785) 234-0482
921 S Kansas Ave
Topeka, KS
Description
Tool Shed Tap, 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 Tool Shed Tap

Fergie's Clubhouse Bar
(785) 235-2800
1414 SW Lane St
Topeka, KS
Description
Fergie's Clubhouse Bar - Boasting excellent service and strong drinks, Fergie's Clubhouse Bar, located at [Address], has a good crowd of regulars and a decent-looking clientele. As an added bonus, there's no cover, so this is a good place to hit without blowing your budget.

Chatter Box Tavern
(785) 235-6841
2121 SE 6th Ave
Topeka, KS
Description
Chatter Box Tavern - Now you have your cake and eat it too. Chatter Box Tavern, 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.

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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