My Friends

Arrow Up

Arrow Up
Arrow Down
,
: Please Configure.
  • Thu
    27
  • Fri
    28
  • Sat
    29
  • Sun
    30
  • Mon
    1
  • Tue
    2
  • Wed
    3
Del Mar Mile Family Fun Run Nov 27, 2014 Kickoff Thanksgiving with a one mile run on the racetrack with a portion of the proceeds benefit Helen Woodward Animal Center and their equestrian therapy program. 46 other events on Thursday, November 27
 
Film
New Christopher Nolan epic leads our rundown of movies screening around town
Theater
First production by the latest troupe to launch in San Diego leads our rundown of local plays
Editorial
Bring it with you on Nov. 4
News
More than 3 years after his death, a jury will decide if it could have been prevented

 

 
Log in to use your Facebook account with
San Diego CityBeat

Login With Facebook Account

Recent Activity on San Diego CityBeat
 
Home / Blogs / Check 1, Check 2
. . . .
Tuesday, Jun 14, 2011 - Check 1, Check 2 | Music & nightlife

Summer cocktails at El D

El Dorado rolls out their new menu

By Kinsee Morlan
eldcocktail The Alameda
- Photo courtesy of Justin F. Fortier
At 7 p.m. tonight, El Dorado Cocktail Lounge is launching their new summer cocktail menu with a special release party. They're doing it on their regular Tuesday "Family Night," which means you can try the new drinks for just $5 a pop (they're typically $9).

There's no real theme on the menu, save for the fact that all the cocktails are the type of beverages you'd want to slurp down after a long, hot summer day.

Here's a sneak preview of what the suspender and vest-wearing young men at El D have in mind:



Artichoke Hold

        2 Rye
        1/2 Cynar
        1/4 maraschino
        ango bitters
            Stirred on rocks
            orange garnish

El Pepino

        2 Teq.
        3/4 simple
        3/4 lime
        muddled cucumber  (2 wheels)
        cracked salt.
         Cucumber Garnish

Americano

        2 Campari
        1 Sweet vermouth
        Soda
         Orange peel garnish (Not zested, just for looks)

Rosita Stone

        1 Gin
        1 Apple Jack
        3/4 lemon
        3/4 Grenadine
            shaken Strained
            lemon garnish


Alameda  
        2 tequila

        3/4 lime
        3/4 Orgeat
        mole bitters
        nutmeg garnish
            shaken, strained

Moscow Mule 
        2 oz of vodka, bitters, sugar batch
        1/2 live Evolution way
            lime wedge, mint garnish.
 
 
Close
Close
Close