Cocktail Party Supplies Yorktown VA

Local resource for cocktail party supplies in Yorktown. 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 Dayz
(757) 596-2907
731 J Clyde Morris Blvd.
Newport News, VA
 
R D's Gallery Of Girls
(757) 599-6148
11312 Jefferson Ave
Newport News, VA
Description
R D's Gallery Of Girls - So you want to get a table? Be prepared to shell out some cash. R D's Gallery Of Girls caters to the upscale crowd so you better make sure you're ready to roll.

Cujo's Sports Bar & Grill
(757) 838-5593
50 Town Center Way
Hampton, VA
Description
Cujo's Sports Bar & Grill - If you need a place to unwind after another week of mindless TPS reports, Cujo's Sports Bar & Grill, 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.

Treasure Chest
(757) 727-0059
1304 E Pembroke Ave
Hampton, VA
Description
Treasure Chest - So you want to get a table? Be prepared to shell out some cash. Treasure Chest caters to the upscale crowd so you better make sure you're ready to roll.

Jimmy's Oasis Restaurant
(757) 356-1019
6168 Old Stage Hwy
Smithfield, VA
Description
Jimmy's Oasis Restaurant - If you need a place to unwind after another week of mindless TPS reports, Jimmy's Oasis Restaurant, 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.

R D's Gallery Of Girls
(757) 874-9384
14872 Warwick Blvd
Newport News, VA
Description
R D's Gallery Of Girls - So you want to get a table? Be prepared to shell out some cash. R D's Gallery Of Girls caters to the upscale crowd so you better make sure you're ready to roll.

Cozzy's Comedy Club & Tavern
(757) 595-2800
9700 Warwick Blvd
Newport News, VA
Description
Cozzy's Comedy Club & Tavern - Now you have your cake and eat it too. Cozzy's Comedy Club & 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.

Anheuser-Busch Inc
(757) 253-3600
7801 Pocahontas Trl
Williamsburg, VA
Description
Anheuser-Busch Inc - While you don't need to be wearing a suit to get into Anheuser-Busch Inc, 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, Anheuser-Busch Inc will do the trick.

Blue Flame
(757) 726-2600
1265 N King St
Hampton, VA
Description
Blue Flame - Dress up. Blue Flame 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.

Williamsburg Brewing Co
(757) 253-1577
189 Ewell Rd # B
Williamsburg, VA
Description
Williamsburg Brewing Co - While you don't need to be wearing a suit to get into Williamsburg Brewing Co, 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, Williamsburg Brewing Co will do the trick.

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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