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The Container Park bar's seasonal creations run far and wild.

Oak & Ivy’s spring cocktails don’t hold back

May 5th, 2015

The Container Park bar's seasonal creations run far and wild.

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    A strong rye whiskey tends to evoke mixed responses: There are passionate rye devotees, and there are people less enthused by the strong spirit. This ...

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    This Asian-inspired take on a gin and tonic, featured at District One Kitchen & Bar, is a melody of sweet, tart and softly acidic flavors. ...

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    Feb. 8 is Chinese New Year, welcoming in the Year of the Monkey, which is associated with curiosity, adventure, innovation and resolve. This cocktail is ...

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    Amaro Lucano, a bittersweet Italian liqueur made up of over 30 different herbs, has stood the test of time—its anniversary edition bottle, used here, marks ...

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    Stir up this cocktail and get ready for an authentic taste of Southern Italy.

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    The Gimli is made for the true cocktail aficionado, both active and aspiring.

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    This drink is sweet and crisp like freshly picked apples, and simultaneously rich and warming like bourbon on a winter’s day. The vanilla liqueur and ...

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    If there was ever a cocktail made to be sipped while sitting fireside in a log cabin on a brisk winter’s day, it’s this one. ...

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    Few things are as essential to New Year’s Eve as Champagne.

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    Reminiscent of a classic vodka cranberry, this version really does have all the bells and whistles. Ideal for any holiday party, this cocktail is festive, ...

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    While it may look festive, don’t let the ribbons fool you; beneath the adornment this cocktail is masterfully rich, dark and smoky.

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    Double the whiskey, double the joy.

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    The new and improved espresso? Yes. A potential new favorite digestif? Absolutely. The ideal late-afternoon, early-evening pick-me-up? By all means. This drink might just be ...

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    When you already live in one of the top getaway destinations in the country, where do you get-away to? Cue: the Spring Mountains.

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    The slightly unconventional flavor combinations in this cocktail are what make it great.

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    What do you get when you combine a silky smooth, slightly oaky tequila with a white sweet vermouth and the citrusy, bitter-sweet flavor of Aperol?

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    Rum, chocolate and a caramelized banana slice—all in one cocktail?!

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    This cocktail is the grown-up, sophisticated version of chocolate milk. It’s creamy and decadent yet refreshingly light, including flavors of an oaky rum, mandarin orange ...

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    The Brew-Sling has a layered flavor profile that hinges on the soft sweetness of cherry, from the liqueur and ale, balanced with the lemon tartness ...

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    A healthy dose of antioxidants in a boozy cocktail? Sign us up.

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    Bloody Marys’ are a beloved, classic cocktail, a brunch favorite and open to many different interpretations

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    A classic vodka tonic pales in comparison to this cocktail.

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    Hoy Caramba! is much more complex and flavorful than one might expect from a fruity, tropical-looking drink.

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    You should be sipping this drink while sitting on a vine-covered terrace and dreamily gazing out onto the Mediterranean Sea, but since most of us ...

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    This drink is as good as it gets: fruity, sweet, blended with ice and filled with tequila.

  • And that's just the beginning of the Gaudi Bar's innovative drinks. Winter is coming.

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  • The Cosmopolitan eatery's Empress cocktail is perfect for beating the brutal heat with a kick of booze.

  • Everything from margaritas to mimosas gets the fresh treatment at the new juice and cocktail bar.

  • Float on! The Northtown steakhouse takes the classic desert up a notch.

  • The locals' casino is wading into specialty-cocktail waters. Get it, Sam's Town!

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