Beacon Hill Hotel & Bistro, located on charming Charles Street, will offer a new cocktail, “The Obama,” in celebration of the president’s support for marriage equality and gay rights.
In the spirit of Boston Pride Week and from now through June 10th, 2012, head there for the special drink for $11. They cleverly chose ingredients inspired by the acronym “LGBT” (lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender) and include lillet, gin, blueberry and tonic in the cocktail.
Visit the BHHB in Boston to taste it for yourself or make it at home with the following recipe:
2 oz Lillet Blanc
2 oz Gin
In a rocks glass muddle blueberries.
Top with ice.
Add gin, lillet, and lightly shake.
Finish with tonic water.
Serve on the rocks, garnished with two blueberries.
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