Ten Best Bars for Cocktails in Broward County
Downtown Fort Lauderdale has been a hard-drinking haven for years. For cocktails: not so much. This Himmarshee gastropub serves cocktails that have turned that notion upside down. The bar offers a number of signature drinks, like the Smoking Sangria (red wine, fresh fruit, Combier peach nectar, and liquid nitrogen -- it literally smokes) and Just in Thyme (thyme-infused vodka, fresh limeade, strawberry purée, black pepper syrup, and a sprig of thyme). While those are great and all, what we're really into right now are the punch bowls, which are meant to serve a whole table -- or just one serious drinker -- such as Aperitif Italiano, with rosemary-infused Aperol, Jim Beam, seasonal apples, honey syrup, sparkling wine, and ginger beer.
These days, the trend in food and beverages is handcrafted everything. Sure, a freshly muddled drink is great, but a house-made Limoncello is better. Yeah, we like infused whiskeys, but when it's done by a skilled bartender, we're in love. It's easy to fall head over heels here, from the handmade Limoncello and bitters to the nut-infused whiskeys in the the Nutty Manhattan, you'll be wearing your heart on your sleeve in no time. In this case, it's OK to jump right in.
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