GO DRINK THIS
The drink: “Greenhouse Smash” by Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong
The price: $16 a la carte or $50 per person for Dim Sum Happy Hour (three cocktails plus access to unlimited dim sum stations)
The story: Usher in the year of the goat in savory style at Brickell Key’s Mandarin Oriental, a five-star hotel property, during its Chinese New Year celebration from Monday, Feb. 23 to Friday, Feb. 27. The luxurious waterfront bar MO Bar + Lounge’s nightly Dim Sum Happy Hour ($50 per person) features a special menu of three fanciful cocktails including the Greenhouse Smash (vodka, green grapes, fresh lemon juice, mint and celery essence) imported from MO’s sister property in Hong Kong, alongside unlimited chicken pot stickers, pork sui mei, shrimp har gua dumplings and veggie spring rolls. Hang around for traditional lion dance performances; they’re said to bring good luck to households and the businesses they visit.
Where to find it: MO Bar + Lounge, Mandarin Oriental, 500 Brickell Key Dr., Miami. Reservations are recommended. Call 305-913-8358.