2. Roy Orbison – who need a Mimosa when this Northside Yacht Club favorite combines muddled cucumber, Hendrick’s gin, Aperol (an Italian aperitif), and St. Germain liqueur topped with a splash of champagne or sparkling wine.
3. Surf Cincinnati – this bourbon tiki drink earns its sweet personality from pineapple juice, house made curacao and fresh lemon juice. Plus, a topping of sparkling wine.
4. Lavender Lemonade – water or soda water is combined with lavender simple syrup and lemon juice. Fresh and light for those who like their brunch drinks alcohol-free.
And one last insider’s tip for the perfect daytime drink: Weiner recommends the Shiso Painkiller at Longfellow in OTR – a memorable twist on a tiki cocktail.