(PRESS RELEASE)_Restaurants and bars around the world are creating colorful cocktails to celebrate PRIDE month. Here are three delicious libations for toasting and commemorating years of struggle for civil rights and the ongoing pursuit of equal justice under the law for the LGBTQ community.
ARTISAN RESTAURANTS - West Hartford, Southport, and Greenwich Harbor, CT; Traverse City, MI
Pride & Passion Cocktail
1 oz. Breckenridge Vodka
.5 oz. Passionfruit Liqueur
.5 oz. Elderflower Liqueur
.5 oz. Aperol
.5 oz. Grapefruit Juice
.25 oz. Lemon Juice
.75 oz. Simple Syrup
.25 oz. Blue Curacao
ARTISAN is a beloved and award-winning restaurant with locations in West Hartford and Southport, CT and Traverse City, MI. ARTISAN celebrates the theme of craftsmanship and chef-inspired farm-to-table seasonal cuisine, artfully prepared by classically-trained Executive Chef and Partner Frederic Kieffer. Everything about ARTISAN speaks to the thoughtful and measured decisions that have been made to enhance the dining experience and create a gathering spot for everyone for all occasions. While the three Artisan locations share common threads, each locale offers distinctive differences throughout the menu and décor, paying special tribute to the heritage of the area. Garden terraces for the growing of fresh herbs, in conjunction with the relationships established with local farms and specialty purveyors, allow for the freshest of ingredients to find their way onto guests’ plates.
For more information please visit delamar.com/restaurants.
ROOFTOP AT THE ENVIO - Portsmouth, NH
Love Wins Daiquiri
Perched high above the AC Hotel Portsmouth, Rooftop at The Envio, is a picturesque rooftop bar and restaurant featuring signature hand crafted cocktails, craft beers and an eclectic seasonal menu of locally sourced ingredients fresh from the farm and sea. Guests are invited to dine in this casually sophisticated indoor/outdoor sanctuary while taking in panoramic waterfront views of the Piscataqua River and the iconic bridges that cross it. The Rooftop is popular for its Jazz & Groove Sunday Brunch with live music and is a prime spot for enjoying cocktails while experiencing Portsmouth’s glorious sunsets.
Rooftop at The Envio is located on the rooftop of the AC Hotel at 299 Vaughan Street, Portsmouth, NH. For reservations please call 603-334-4207 or BOOK HERE.
BLUEFIN - Portland, ME
Steve’s at the Garden
2 Oz Ketel One Grapefruit and Rose Botanicals (vodka)
1 Oz Cranberry Juice
Fill with Lemonade
Top with Club Soda
BlueFin Restaurant at the Portland Harbor Hotel offers comfortable casual elegance for visitors and locals alike in the heart of Portland’s Old Port District. Guests enjoy an impressive menu highlighting locally caught seafood and a variety of other dishes that change seasonally. The cozy BlueFin dining room boasts a fireplace and overlooks an outdoor courtyard for dining alfresco or enjoying a cocktail or glass of wine by the fire pit. In spring and summer months, the courtyard transforms into a lush garden oasis with an arbor of grapevines, crab apple trees and a tranquil decorative pool.
BlueFin is located at 468 Fore Street inside The Portland Harbor Hotel , Portland, ME. For reservations please call 207-523-2004 or visit bluefinportland.com.
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