Category: The Spirit Guide


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Confessions of a Bartender: Seasonal Splendors

One of our mottos in The Commons Club is, “Why limit happy to an hour? We’ve got all…

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Cause We Drink

Cause We Drink is a new monthly happy hour series at The Commons Club. Local influencers become the…

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Confessions of a Bartender: The Life Cycle of a Lemon

#SqueezeTheDay We all know the old adage. When life hands you lemons, you make lemonade. But in 2016,…

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MINIBAR MIXOLOGY PART III

A Lesson in libation from The Spirit Guide New to the Minibar Mixology series? That’s Okay! Check out…

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Minibar Mixology Part II

A Lesson in libation from The Spirit Guide We’ll admit it: we have an irrational fear of hotel…

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Baseball Served by the Glass

It’s Opening Day for us Cubs fans. Baseball is officially back. Maybe it’s because we think the Chicago…

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Minibar Mixology

A Lesson in libation from the Virgin Hotels Spirit Guide We once paid $15 for a bottle of…

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Confessions of a Bartender: Valentine’s Day Spirit Guide

Our handsome and wickedly talented Spirit Guide confessed that he’s over the typical Valentine’s Day activities. His advice…

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Confessions of a Bartender: The Champ of Champagne.

It’s cold outside and trust us, we feel you… but that shouldn’t stop you from celebrating into the…

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Confessions of a Bartender: Happy Hour Style

We’re skipping the usual evening snack and going straight for the after-work cocktails. The man behind the bar…

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