Get Some Fabulous Holiday Cocktails at These Great Restaurants + Lounges in LA!

With the holiday season starting to rev its motor, people always ask me where they should go to have a great holiday cocktail with a stylish “Hollywood” or “upscale” ambiance. Thanks to my friends at sbe, a variety of delicious holiday-themed libations! Sip on these festive cocktails from the iconic Skybar at Mondrian Los Angeles, Norah West Hollywood, sbe hotspots HYDE Sunset, Nightingale and Doheny Room as well as sushi restaurant, Katsuya!  All of these fabulous places have fantastic cocktails for the holidays.

 

Skybar’s The Cozy Up

 

Ingredients:

Zacapa Rum

Marchese Antinori Chianti Classico

Liquid Alchemist

Spiced Apple

Rekorderlig Pear Cider

Fresh Lemon Juice

Presentation: SERVED WARM

Skybar at Mondrian Los Angeles
Address: 8440 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069
Website: http://mondrianhotel.com

 

 

HYDE’s Cuban Winter (at HYDE Sunset)
*Photo by Richard Harlow

 

 

Ingredients:
-1.5oz Bacardi 8

-.5oz apricot liqueur

-.75oz lemon

-.75oz maple syrup

-3 leaves of sage

Top With Lemon Disc and Sage Leaf

sbe’s HYDE Sunset
Address: 8117 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046
Website: https://www.sbe.com/nightlife/locations/hyde-sunset-kitchen-cocktails/

 

Doheny Room’s Winter Oasis
*Photo by Richard Harlow

 

Ingredients:
-1.5oz Bombay Sapphire Gin,

-2 slices muddled cucumber

-.5oz St. Germaine

-.5oz lemon,

-.5oz simple syrup

-1 sprig of rosemary

Top With Sprig of Rosemary and Garnish With Cucumber Slice

Doheny Room West Hollywood
Address: 9077 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069
Website: https://www.sbe.com/nightlife/brands/dohenyroom/

 

Nightingale’s Ginger Elyxir
*Photo by Richard Harlow

 

 

Ingredients:

-Absolut Elyx 1.5 oz

-.75 oz Ginger Syrup

-.5 oz Lime Juice

-.5 oz Vanilla Liqueur

-Top with Soda Water

Garnish with lime disc or candied ginger

sbe’s Nightingale
Address: 643 N La Cienega Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90069
Website: https://www.sbe.com/nightlife/brands/nightingale-plaza/

 

Katsuya’s Santa Spice (Katsuya Hollywood)
*Photo courtesy of sbe

 

 

Ingredients:

-1.5oz Captain Morgan Oakheart Rum

-.75oz lemon juice

-.75oz simple syrup

-1 strawberry

-Garnished with cranberry and mint sprig

 

Katsuya Hollywood
Address: 6300 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028
Website: https://www.sbe.com/restaurants/locations/katsuya-hollywood/

 

Norah’s Winter Eggnog
*Photo courtesy of IBH Hospitality

 

 

Ingredients:

-Locally Made Spiced Rum

-Cognac

-Egg

-Coconut Cream

-Winter Spice Syrup

Topped With a Winter Spiced Whipped Cream and Freshly Grated Nutmeg

DAIRY FREE!

Norah Restaurant
Address: 8279 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90046
Website: http://norahrestaurant.com/

 

 

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