Category: Need to Know

Need to Know: Liquor

Liquor: What should you buy? What liquors to buy to cover most of your guests favorites. Well Stocked Bar To put together a well stocked bar for your event is a balance between variety and budget. Hopefully the information below will help you decide what liquors to serve at your event to create that perfect […]

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Need to Know: Beer – Keg or Bottles/Cans?

Beer: To Keg or Not To Keg? Should you go with a keg for your event or just bottles and cans? Let’s weigh the pros and cons.   Kegs – Pros The main pro of going with a keg of beer would be the simplicity. You just have to order the keg(s) and go pick […]

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Need to Know: Glassware/Drinkware

Plastic drink ware vs. Glassware: Pros and Cons Not sure if you want to use plastic drink ware or glassware? Maybe we can help.   Glassware or Plastic Cups, which one? Undecided on what type of drink ware to use for your event? Maybe these pros and cons below will help! You can also speak […]

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Need to Know: TABC

What is the TABC and what does it have to do with my event?   The Texas Alcoholic Beverages Commission (TABC) is the public agency responsible for regulating, inspecting and taxing the production and sale of alcoholic beverages within the state. The TABC may or may not have anything to do with your event at all, it […]

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Need to Know: Wine

Wine: White, Red, bubbles and all There are many things to consider when choosing wine for your event, from what food you may be serving to the time of year of your event. Here are a few pointers that may help.   Wine and Food Pairings There are well established rules of thumb when it […]

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So you need to hire a bartender for your event?

Hiring a bartender for your event What you need to know to hire the best bartender for your event As you start preparing for your event you have many decisions to make. Venues to look at, caterers and cakes to sample, DJs to find and, of course, you will need a bartender! But before you […]

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Need to Know: Venues

A good venue is almost as important as a good bartender!  Whether you have already selected your venue or are still looking, here are a few items to keep in mind regarding your venue and your bartending company.   Venue Provided or Approved/Preferred Vendors While most venues are open to any and all vendors, some venues will […]

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Need to Know: Mixers and Garnishes

Mixers and Garnishes Mixers and garnishes add to the look and the flavor of the cocktails! What would be the standard mixers and garnishes? The standard mixers that we recommend (and can also provide) would be: Coke Diet Coke Sprite Cranberry Juice Orange Juice Club Soda Tonic Sour Mix The standard garnishes that we recommend […]

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