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The Perfect Summer Cocktail for You According to Your Star Sign

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Finding a new favorite drink can be a discovery of cosmic proportions, so why not let the stars guide you? Whether you are a fiery Aries or a balanced Libra, Lettuce Entertain You has the perfect cocktail to match your summer vibes! 

Aries (March 21 – April 19)

Aba Thirst Trap. Frozen orange cocktail garnished with strawberry and orange.Your Drink of the Summer: Thirst Trap served frozen and made with Aperol, prosecco, orange, strawberry and rhubarb at Aba – Chicago and Austin.
Horoscope: This summer’s record-breaking heat could never slow you down, Aries! You were born to get outside and sweat. Burn off all of your extra energy with a workout and then cool off with a Thirst Trap.

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Taurus (April 20 – May 20)

An orange cocktail garnished with mint. Pizza Portofino River North with a View.Your Drink of the Summer: River North with a View made with vodka, raspberry and Pimm’s Liqueur at Pizzeria Portofino.
Horoscope: Instead of your typical hard-charging, this summer, sit back, relax, and enjoy the view, Taurus. Find a patio where you can enjoy a cocktail while people-watching (and judging). Pizzeria Portofino on Chicago’s Riverwalk is the perfect place to kick your feet up and sip your afternoon away while soaking in the sun.

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Gemini (May 21 – June 20)

Three Dots and a Dash - Coffee Grog Espresso MartiniYour Drink of the Summer: Coffee Grog made with aged Jamaican Rum, 151° Demerara Rum, Creole Shrub, Hexe Espresso, coconut and cinnamon at Three Dots and a Dash.
Horoscope: Gemini, it’s no secret that you can be two different people—the person you are before you have your coffee and after! This summer, to quote Sabrina Carpenter’s Espresso, your “give a f*cks are on vacation,” so live it up. Fuel the good times with a Coffee Grog at Three Dots and a Dash.

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Cancer (June 21 – July 22)

Happy Camper's Trashy Tea cocktail in a can with a purple straw. Your Drink of the Summer: Trashy Tea made with sweet tea and Deep Eddy Lemon Vodka at Happy Camper – Las Vegas.
Horoscope: Summer is your season, Cancer! You like keeping things low-key, so gather your besties and celebrate your birthday by kicking back with this boozy Arnold Palmer, pizzas and burgers at Happy Camper.

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Leo (July 23 – August 22)

RPM Steak- A Jalisco Affair. An orange cocktail rimmed with salt. Your Drink of the Summer: A Jalisco Affair made with Gran Dovejo Reposado, RPM Single Barrel, Del Maguey Iberico, roasted pineapple & habanero, L’Aperitivo Nonino and lime at RPM Steak.
Horoscope: Leo, you deserve a cocktail with a personality as big and bold as yours. Featuring top-shelf tequila and whiskey, one sip and your famed Leo loyalty will lend itself to A Jalisco Affair

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Virgo (August 23 – September 22)

Bub City - Easy Peasy LemonadeYour Drink of the Summer: Easy Peasy Lemonade at Bub City – Chicago.
Horoscope: Did you know that Beyoncé is a Virgo? Bub’s Easy Peasy Lemonade is tall, cool perfection, just like Queen Bey—and you. This summer, break out of your routine by belting out your favorite tune at Live Band Karaoke hosted every Wednesday at Bub City River North starting at 10:00 PM. Happy Hour calling? Monday – Thursday from 4:00 – 6:00 PM, snag an Easy Peasy Lemonade along with Back Porch Tea for only $6 each.

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Libra (September 23 – October 22)

Senza Nome cocktail from Tre Dita. Orange cocktail with a white foam. garnishes with an orange slice.Your Drink of the Summer: Senza Nome made with Puni Sole Italian malt, Monkey Shoulder, Montenegro, honey, lemon and egg white from Bar Tre Dita.
Horoscope: Egg whites bring flavor, balance and richness to a cocktail. They also require the perfect equilibrium of wet and dry shaking, making them an ideal ingredient for the equally charming and harmonious Libra. The Senza Nome will also bring an extra touch of romance to your summer fling. 

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Scorpio (October 23 – November 21)

Kir Royale cocktail from Mon Ami Gabi.Your Drink of the Summer: Kir Royale made with sparkling wine and crème de cassis at Mon Ami Gabi – Las Vegas.
Horoscope: Scorpio, this summer, the gossip of Bridgerton has nothing on you. Get ready for enough fiery romantic pursuits and dynastic scandal to make you feel absolutely regal! Mon Ami Gabi’s iconic Kir Royale has a rich, layered dark berry flavor made for sipping while living out your summertime Regency-era dreams.

Make a reservation at Mon Ami Gabi – Las Vegas

Sagittarius (November 22 – December 21)

Slow Cheetah Cocktail at EmaYour Drink of the Summer: Slow Cheetah made with Dos Hombres Mezcal, fresno chile, pineapple, lime and coriander at Ema – Chicago. 
Horoscope: Finally, a cocktail that is as playful as you are, Sagittarius! Fruity and flirty with just the right amount of bite, let this drink serve as a reminder to take your time this summer to relax and be a little lazy. There’ll be enough time to get back on the fast-track when the temps dip.

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Learn how to make Ema’s Slow Cheetah cocktail at home.

Capricorn (December 22 – January 19)

New Fashioned CBBR. A Old Fashioned in a rocks glass garnished with an orange twist and a cherry. Your Drink of the Summer: New Fashioned made with Rebel Yell Bourbon, Cherry Heering, lemon, demerara and orange bitters at Café Ba-Ba-Reeba!
Horoscope: Capricorn, you’re a classic with an (orange) twist! There is a reason why an Old (or New) Fashioned is a staple on every good cocktail menu. It’s a simple, loyal, and hardworking drink, that like you, can also be a little sweet. 

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Aquarius (January 20 – February 18)

Miru Lady Luck Cocktail from Miru, Green cocktail with white foam. Your Drink of the Summer: Lady Luck made with Matcha Infused Fords Gin, Midori, citrus and egg white at Miru. 
Horoscope: What’s more summery than sipping Midori on a gorgeous patio? Absolutely nothing. Lean into your identity as the water carrier and sip a Lady Luck paired with Miru’s Bluefin Tuna & Crispy Shiso and Diver Scallops while taking in epic views of the fireworks from Miru’s terrace overlooking Navy Pier.

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Pisces (February 19 – March 20)

Tropical Dreams cocktail from Summer HouseYour Drink of the Summer: Tropical Dreams made with Tito’s Vodka, pamplemousse liquor and habanero honey at Summer House – Chicago, Las Vegas and Disney Springs.
Horoscope: As a born dreamer, you spent the winter with your head in the clouds, plotting an escape to some island in the sun. Well, the moment is here! Make your way to Summer House and order a Tropical Dreams cocktail to make the most of your summer getaway.

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