If you want to run a bar, there are many things for you to do before you go to apply for a business license. You need to have a location, confirm your business scope, the registered capital, the business representative and business deadline. These are all necessary for opening a bar. After you complete all of these jobs, you need to buy the most basic bar supplies first.
What are the basic bar supplies? There are cocktail shaker, mixing glasses, electric blender, ice bucket, different drink glasses, bottle opener, bar spoon, jigger, plates, glass coaster, muddling stick, pipe, napkin cloth, ash-tray, and tooth pick.
And the most basic liquors you should offer are: Cognac, Whiskies, Gin, Rum, Vodka, Tequila. And the basic wines you should offer are: Kahlua, Bailey’s, Cointreau, Peppermint, Crème de Cacao, Galliano, Sambuca, Amaretto, Apricot, Benedictine D.O.M, Drambuie, Cherry, Advocaat, Banana and Cassis.
Also, you should offer various juices like orange, pineapple, grapefruit, apple, tomato, lemon and lime etc. And other supplies like coconut grenadine, mint, blue, strawberry, beer, carbonated, coffee, tea, milk, mixed fruits, sugar and mineral water.
As for other equipments such as desks and chairs, fridges, kitchen equipments, air conditioning and loudspeakers, they will depend on the investment of the owner and the space of the bar. Now many bar owners will put bar supplies like speed rack, bar gun or liquor gun, soda gun or soda dispenser in their bars to improve work efficiency and to make the customers satisfied.
Now you may know that it is not easy to run a bar and before you become a bar owner, you need to have a complete plan, otherwise it will be difficult for you to move when you get involved in these things.