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Unicorns, Clooneys and Green Bitches Are Must-Tries

Like drinking? Here now Eater Vegas introduces a new feature dubbed Certified Drinkable that goes in search of the newest cocktails in Las Vegas. Imbibe in something that must be featured? Hit up the tipline.

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Summertime calls for light and breezy cocktails that take your mind off the heat. Here, a look at a Chartreuse concoction from one of the newest cocktail lounges in Vegas, a drink dedicated to a Hollywood hunk, a twist on sangria, a new Downtown favorite and an adult take on a childhood favorite. Take a sip of one of these five new drinks to try in Las Vegas.

Velveteen%20Rabbit%20Cocktails.jpgVelveteen Rabbit
Address: 1218 S. Main St.
The Cocktail: Green Bitch
The Details: This beauty comes with green Chartreuse, Strega, an Italian herbal liqueur, celery juice, lemon, simple syrup, curry bitters and egg white.
Phone: 702-685-9645
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Park%20on%20Fremont_Unicorn.jpgPark on Fremont
Address: 506 Fremont St.
The Cocktail: The Unicorn
The Details: This refreshing summer drink features Ketel One Citron Vodka, lemon juice, simple syrup, mint, ginger beer and a lemon wedge.
Phone: 702-834-3160
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The%20Clooney%20at%20Daylight.jpgDaylight Beach Club
Address: Mandalay Bay, 3950 Las Vegas Blvd. S.
The Cocktail: The Clooney
The Details: George Clooney has his own cocktail that uses his own tequila, Casamigos. Throw in some ruby red grapefruit juice, agave nectar and lime juice and then fill with San Pellegrino Pompelmo for this drink. This baby gets a Hibiscus salt-rimmed glass with fresh pomegranate seeds.
Phone: 702-693-8300
[Photo: The Light Group]
Benihana%20Sparkling%20Strawberry%20Sangria.jpgBenihana
Address: LVH, 3000 Paradise Road
The Cocktail: Sparkling Strawberry Sangria
The Details: Summer is the perfect time for sangrias, that wine punch filled with fruit. At Benihana, muddled strawberries come together with lemon vodka, orange liquer, lemon juice and simple syrup for their version of sangria.
Phone: 702-732-5755
[Photo: Benihana]
VDKA-PB%20%26%20J-Jeff%20Green_12-17-HR.jpgVDKA
Address: Encore Las Vegas, 3121 Las Vegas Blvd. S.
The Cocktail: PB & J Martini
The Details: This remake of a childhood delight features Nut Peanut Butter Vodka, a spoon of grape jelly and peanut butter crème mix and sweet and sour. The martini glass is rimmed with crushed peanut brittle.
[Photo: Jeff Green/Wynn Las Vegas]

Park On Fremont

506 East Fremont Street, , NV 89101 (702) 834-3160 Visit Website

Velveteen Rabbit

1218 S. Main St., Las Vegas, NV

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