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Lawrence Libations: Hog Wash Sazerac at 715

It may not be the most appetizing of names, but true fans of the classic sazerac cocktail will swoon over this smoky signature 715 rendition.

Lawrence Libations: Apple Mint Bourbon Iced Tea

It’s absolutely mandatory to sip on an iced tea this summer, whether there’s a porch in your life or not.

Lawrence Libations: Cereal Milk at The Roost

Those who enjoy slurping up the milk sitting in the bottom of the bowl once the cereal has been eaten will enjoy this breakfast cocktail.

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Lawrence Libations: Leaning Tower at Paisano's

If you’re going to take a trip to Italy via large plates of pasta (and endless breadsticks and salad), it would be foolish not to check out the Leaning Tower.

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Lawrence Libations: New Moon at Encore Cafe

No need for any fancy infusions; this exotic lychee fruit libation will satisfy your sweet tooth while getting you that pleasant tipsy you’re looking for.

Lawrence Libations: Tower of Beer at Yacht Club

This 60-ounce beer dispenser houses the beer you just can't seem to get enough of.

Lawrence Libations: Shiner's Punch at Famous Dave's

“Get your ‘Shine on” with Famous Dave’s new selection of Moonshine beverages as of last week.

Lawrence Libations: Hawk Bomb at Yokohama

Chanting, pounding on tables and school spirit.

Lawrence Libations: Ruest at Bourgeois Pig

Taking the classic hot hard cider, and kicking it up a notch.

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Lawrence Libations: Mariposa Azul at Mexquisito

Lots of people either love tequila or cringe at the thought of it. Same goes for the flavor of anise (tastes like black licorice). Love both? Try the Mariposa Azul.

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Lawrence Libations: Key Lime Pie Martini at Saints

Like key lime pie in liquid form — sweet, limey and alcoholic.

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Off the Beaten Plate: Bloomin’ Bloody Mary at Dempsey’s

A drink with a small meal sticking out of it will turn heads at the bar.

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Lawrence Libations: The Float Trip at Pachamama’s

Local blackberries, fresh ice cream, Aperol and soda in a drink named the Float Trip — like all the best things about summertime in a single, cold glass.

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Lawrence Libations: The Whipper at Phoggy Dog

Don’t like to taste the alcohol in your drink? This beer cocktail (yes, those are real things) could be your new hot-weather favorite.

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Lawrence Libations: Oatmeal Stout Float at Cottin’s Farmers Market

This only-in-Lawrence, build-it-yourself libation is available at the sole public location Free State Brewing Co. beer and Iwig Family Dairy ice cream regularly come together.

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Lawrence Libations: Mint Julep at Mariscos

If any cocktail is capable of showing off whiskey’s refreshing side, it’s a mint julep — serious-tasting yet easily sippable. By Sara Shepherd

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Lawrence Libations: Field Favour at Teller’s

A surprising farm-fresh flavor is sprouting in the Field Favour cocktail — beets. By Sara Shepherd

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Lawrence Libations: Schooners at Louise’s Bar downtown

Back when Louise herself owned and operated Louise’s Bar downtown, the bar’s big draw was 10-cent pints. Those went by the wayside long ago (rats!), but the next big thing has been going strong since the 1970s or earlier: schooners. By Sara Shepherd

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Lawrence Libations: French Kiss martini at the Jayhawker

If you find February better suited for curmudgeonry than romance, this probably isn’t your kind of Lawrence Libation. No problem. Go have a Scotch on the rocks and check back another month, because we’re about to make a corny connection between Valentine’s Day and a drink. By Sara Shepherd.

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Lawrence Libations: Hot Hard Cider at Henry’s Upstairs

Tis the season for hot drinks, and Henry’s Upstairs serves a local favorite of the alcoholic variety. It's just what it sounds like — Hot Hard Cider. By Sara Shepherd.

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