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Classics Go Modern as Autumn Evenings Draw New Beverage Connoisseurs to The Lobby Lounge

ST. LOUIS, MO – October 28, 2016 – Cocktail aficionados have reason to celebrate this fall, as The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis has added a modern and international take to its Lobby Lounge cocktail list. The recently introduced libations add color, savor and an appealing global story to the hotel beverage experience. From the kiss of gin and strawberry in Naomi’s Pearls to the delicately layered flavor of the Hibiscus Blossom, each sip carries visual beauty as well as a unique connection to time and place.

AUTUMN COCKTAILS AT THE RITZ-CARLTON, ST. LOUIS

--Mary’s Russian Revolution: Absolut Peppar, House-Made Spicy Bloody Mary Mix, Celery Bitters, served in a glass rimmed with Old Bay Seasoning

--Naomi’s Pearls: Hendrick’s Gin, Simple Syrup, Sweet Vermouth, Dry Vermouth, Fresh-Squeezed Lime Juice, Strawberries with Da Magreta Balsamic Pearls

--Elegant Margarita: Patrón Tequila, Cointreau, Grand Marnier, Simple Syrup, Orange Juice, Lime Juice, House-Made Sweet & Sour

--1904 Tawny Port Old-Fashioned: Woodford Reserve Bourbon, Taylor Fladgate 10 Year Tawny Port, Simple Syrup, Orange Bitters

--The Autumn: Crown Royal Regal Apple, Big O Ginger Liqueur, Cranberry Juice, Apple Cider

--Gluten-Free Cinnamon-Apple Martini: Tito’s Vodka infused with Apple and Cinnamon, Simple Syrup

--Botanical Spirit: Pitú Cachaca Infused with Herbs, Fresh Basil Simple Syrup, Cranberry Juice, Club Soda

--Fuego: Don Julio Tequila, House-Made Jalapeño Simple Syrup, Blood Orange Juice, Pomegranate Juice, Orange Bitters

AFTER-DINNER SELECTIONS

--Pumpkin Spice Martini: Vanilla Vodka, Baileys, Fireball Whiskey, Kahlua Pumpkin Spice, Nutmeg, Pumpkin Spice

--Noci e Lamponi: Frangelico, Chambord, Half & Half

--Hibiscus Blossom: St. Germain, Prosecco, Hibiscus Syrup, Wild Hibiscus Flower

--Black Walnut: Defiance High Rye Bourbon, Honey Syrup, Black Walnut & Angostura Bitters, Black Walnut Tea Ice Cubes

Presenting contemporary new décor and a welcoming gathering experience for lovers of cocktails, sushi and delicious fare, The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis Lobby Lounge is a favorite after-work meeting spot for area residents as well as for hotel guests. For details, visit www.ritzcarlton.com/stlouis or call the hotel directly at +1-314-863-6300.