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5 Steps to the Perfect Cocktail

THE BAR: Roja Mexican Grill and Margarita Bar THE BARTENDER: Innocent Goremusandu (Taka) THE DRINK: Pomegranate Margarita   STEP ONE: What you need: 2 oz  ofCabrito Reposado Tequila 1 oz of Triple Sec 1 oz of Pomegranate Nectar 1 Fresh-Squeezed Lime 6 oz of Limeade   STEP TWO: Salt rim […]

5 Steps to the Perfect Cocktail

The Bar: Mahogany Prime Steakhouse The Bartender: Katie Moeller The Drink: Mahogany Bloody Mary   Step 1: What you need   1.5 oz Tito’s Vodka 1.5 oz Tomato Juice .5 oz Vegetable Juice Splash of Worchestershire Sauce Pinch of Celery Salt and Black Pepper   Step 2:   Salt rim […]

5 Steps to the Perfect Cocktail

THE BAR: Safari Cigars and Lounge THE BARTENDER: Anna Hospodka THE DRINK: Old Fashioned   STEP 1 What you need: 2oz Maker's Mark Bourbon 1 packet of sugar 1 blood orange slice 1 orange rind 1 maraschino cherry Couple drops of cherry juice Dash bitter STEP 2 Muddle sugar, orange slice, bitters, cherry […]

5 Steps to the Perfect Cocktail

THE BAR: Salt THE BARTENDER: Aysha Lawson THE DRINK: Make It Rain STEP 1: What You Need 2 oz of Cucumber Rain Vodka 2 oz of Sour Mix 1 oz of Agave Nectar 2 Cucumber Slices 3 Mint Leaves STEP 2:  Fill shaker with full glass of ice thn add vodka and sour mix […]

5 Steps to the Perfect Cocktail

The Bar: Mai Thai The Bartender/Owner: Preeda Joynoosaeng The Drink: Mai Thai Step 1: What you need 1 oz. light rum 1 oz. dark rum 1 oz. vodka 1/2 oz. amaretto 1/2 oz. Triple Sec 1/4 oz. Grenadine 1/4 oz. of Sweetened Lime Juice, Pineapple Juice and Cranberry Juice Step 2:  Mix liquors and […]

5 Steps to the Perfect Cocktail

The Bar: Deja Vu Lounge The Bartender/Owner: Nikki Richardson The Drink: The Andrea  (served as a shot or martini) Step 1- What you need: 1.5 oz of Patron XO 2 oz of 'Orchata a splash of milk Oreo cookie crumbs Chocolate Syrup Step 2- Mix ingredients in shaker Step 3- […]

5 Steps to the Perfect Cocktail

THE BAR: Shucks THE BARTENDER: Greg Palmer aka Palmer THE DRINK: The Kinky Cosmo   1.  What you need: 1.5 oz Kettle One Vodka 1.5 oz Kinky Liqueur 1 oz Grand Marnier 2 oz Cranberry Juice   2.  Pour ingredients into shaker   3.  Squeeze in the juice from a […]

5 Steps To The Perfect Cocktail

THE BAR: Mahogany THE BARTENDER: Elizabeth Vicary THE DRINK: Ginger Mule 1. What you need: 2 Gingers Whiskey, ginger beer, lime garnish and, of course, a copper cup. 2. Pour a two-count of 2 Gingers Whiskey over ice in the copper cup. 3. Top off with ginger beer. 4. Squeeze […]

5 Steps To Make A Perfect Cocktail

The bar: Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse The bartender: Luke Kothe The drink: Italian Evening • 1.5 oz. DeKuyper Cherry Pucker. That’s no misprint: Cherry. Pucker. • 1.5 oz. Pallini Limoncello. • 2 oz. fresh-squeezed orange juice and 1 oz seltzer water. • Chilled, sugar-rimmed glass • Shake and serve with orange […]