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Best Hotel Bars In Orange County

Grab your keycard and head down to these awesome Orange County hotel bars.

07/22/2015

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Best Hotel Bars In Los Angeles

You don’t have to be an out-of-town guest to hang out in style at some of the best hotel bars in LA.

07/22/2015

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Best Bars For Bachelor Parties In Orange County

For a bachelor party, if you want all of the celebration but none of the craziness of a night in Vegas, try these great spots.

07/16/2015

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Best Historically Significant Bars In Los Angeles

Here are some famous drinking establishments in L.A. that are worthy of preservation, based on architectural design, historical value and cultural example.

07/09/2015

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Best Places For A Girl’s Night Out In Orange County

Regardless of how you girls spend the evening, being with your friends is the best part. Here are the top five hot spots to check out when calendaring your girls’ night.

07/09/2015

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Best Wedding Bands In Orange County

There are some awesome wedding bands more than capable of putting on a great show without you having to worry about everyone’s level of happiness.

CBS Los Angeles–07/08/2015

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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 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 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 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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