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Best Mixologist Bars In Los Angeles

Libations mixed by talented experts always hit the spot more than those that are just thrown together. With that in mind, the mindful mixology trade is hot and heavy in Hollywood, with a number of venues constantly congratulated for work well done. That said, following are a handful of these type of stellar bars that never disappoint located in and around the City of Angels.

07/02/2015

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Ask An OC Bartender: Your Best Tropical Drink Recipe

Gabrielle Dion is the bar consultant at Broadway by Amar Santana as well as the owner of The Mixing Glass. She provides three recipes for tropical drinks that will make you feel like you’re on vacation.

07/02/2015

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Best Bars With Tropical Drinks In Los Angeles

Imagine sitting on the beach in Honolulu, Hawaii enjoying a fruity pineapple smoothie while basking in the sun. For those of us based in Los Angeles., we can experience that same Pacific Island ambience through the quality of delicious fresh ingredients at select bars that cater to drinks with a fruity flavor.

06/25/2015

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Best Bars With Tropical Drinks In Orange County

The weather is heating up, and what better way to ring in summer than to grab a drink with an umbrella in it.

06/25/2015

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Best Spots In Los Angeles For A Father’s Day Drink With Dad

Here are some of the best places in L.A. where loved ones can salute dear ol’ dad with a good drink and memorable experience on his special day.

06/18/2015

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Best Bartending Classes In Orange County

Bartenders have some of the most exciting jobs modern life can offer. Pick a school that fits your hours and passion in order to start mixing drinks and grabbing tips in no time.

CBS Los Angeles–06/13/2015

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Best Bars In Los Angeles To Celebrate Pride Month

Gay Pride is celebrated with great enthusiasm in Los Angeles. The three day party begins Friday night with the LA Pride Festival and goes all weekend with a giant Pride Parade down Santa Monica Blvd on Sunday. The screaming crowd is filled with excitement and high spirits for the annual event.

06/11/2015

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Best Bars For A Blind Date In Orange County

Blind dates can be a frightening proposition with all of the new connections being forged. The last thing you want to worry about is picking a place to go eat or grab a drink, so why not pick places already built for such occasions?

CBS Los Angeles–06/10/2015

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Best Bartending Classes In Los Angeles

We’ve turned Angel City inside out to bring you the very best mixology instruction available. These classes will make you a mix-master in no time.

CBS Los Angeles–06/02/2015

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Ask A Los Angeles Bartender: Your Best Tequila Cocktail

Thanks to mixology and talented bartenders, there are better ways to drink your tequila than in margaritas and as shots.

06/02/2015

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Best Bars With A Patio In Los Angeles

These best-loved bars in L.A., with either an inviting ground-floor terrace or jaw-dropping rooftop patio deck, aim to please.

05/28/2015

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Best Secret Bars In Los Angeles

We have searched far and wide, leaving no stone unturned, to find you these truly remarkable hidden bars that pay homage to the shadowy glamour and clandestine fun of the Prohibition Era.

05/27/2015

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Best Bars With A Rotating Beer Menu In Orange County

If variety truly is the spice of life, then add some spice to your life with these places where the beer menu changes frequently.

05/27/2015

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Best Beach Bars In Los Angeles

When the Hollywood club scene starts to get old, beach bars provide a mellow alternative.

05/21/2015

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Best Bars For A Huntington Beach Pub Crawl

Leave the car keys at home, get a designated driver or a favorite cabbie and march your way down Huntington Beach’s best bars.

CBS Los Angeles–05/20/2015

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