Dry January is officially over, folks. We thought we would enter the month of February highlighting a few of the delicious cocktails offered in the Scenic City — and why not add an astrological twist to that list?
It’s time to sip your sign — here are 12 local cocktails we’ve matched with each sign on the Zodiac calendar. 💫
♒ Aquarius: Rosecomb Bar’s Southern Suede | Jan. 20-Feb. 18
Mysterious, unique, and sophisticated are all qualities often associated with Aquarians, and this cocktail fits the bill (I mean, just read this description of the drink). From the unique pairing of flavors + the design on top, this isn’t your average cocktail.
♓ Pisces: Calliope’s The Red Sea | Feb. 19-March 20
For the creative and imaginative Pisces, this fun cocktail made with gin, St. Germain, blood orange vermouth + topped with bubbles is the perfect drink.
♈ Aries: Sluggo’s Tropical Kenny | March 21-April 19
Aries can be fiery, energetic, and the life of the party. For this sign, we recommend trying this cocktail made with Gate 11 gin + packed full of other flavors.
♉ Taurus: Honey Seed’s O’Honey | April 20-May 20
Taurus signs are known to be reliable, responsible + practical. So this cocktail that’s made with Honey Seed’s house-made sunshine juice and local honey is the perfect way to treat yourself.
♊ Gemini: Amada Tapas’ Rosa | May 21-June 20
For the fun + bubbly Gemini, we’ve paired you with this light and refreshing cocktail made with Gate 11 gin and rose water.
♋ Cancer: Boneyard’s Rosemary Gimlet | June 21-July 22
Cancers are known to be gentle, emotional, and deeply caring individuals. This simple, yet refreshing cocktail reminds us of this sign.
♌ Leo: Flying Squirrel’s Ardilla Borracha | July 23-Aug. 22
A cocktail to match the warm + vibrant energy of a Leo? Coming right up. This drink is made with the bold flavors of reposado tequila, mezcal, naranja orange liqueur + lime.
♍ Virgo: Stir’s Espresso Martini | Aug. 23-Sept. 22
We opted for a classic cocktail option for the trusty + hardworking Virgos. An espresso martini combines smooth flavors and a kick of caffeine to keep those busy Virgos energized.
♎ Libra: Wooden City’s Spritz | Sept. 23-Oct. 22
Libra’s tend to value balance + order to make their lives as smooth as possible. This spritz with cappelletti, raspberry, grapefruit, cocchi americano, cardamom, and sage is well-balanced + aesthetically pleasing.
♏ Scorpio: No Hard Feelings’ Chili Nelson |Oct. 23-Nov. 21
Scorpios are known to be brave, passionate risk takers — try out this spicy cocktail made with mezcal, green chile, and pineapple for a touch of sweetness.
♐ Sagittarius: Unknown Caller’s Peanut Butter Falcon | Nov. 22-Dec. 21
For the sign who enjoys the playful + sweeter side of life, this cocktail is rich and delicious with peanut butter washed bourbon and garnished with chocolate shavings.
♑ Capricorn: Taqueria Jalisco Ania’s Oaxacan Old Fashioned | Dec. 22-Jan. 19
Capricorns can sometimes come off as serious for their values rooted in responsibility + discipline. Try out this spin on the pragmatic Old Fashioned made with xicaru reposado mezcal and centenario reposado.