Beat the Sin City Heat with Tabu Ultra Lounge’s Three Refreshing Summer Cocktails
June 15, 2011 by VegasNews.com
The sun is high, and the desert is hot. If you’re looking for a sexy place to cool down during Sin City’s steamiest nights, look no further than Tabú Ultra Lounge at MGM Grand (Pictured above: Berry Nice).
Between now and Sept. 5, beat the heat by stepping into the Vegas hot spot to enjoy one of Tabú’s three delicious summer sips. From sweet to refreshing, these cool cocktails are sure to satisfy everyone’s taste buds. Just try not to break a sweat when being served by one of Tabú’s hot model servers.
Cucumber Cooler ($12): Cool down with this cocktail that is just as refreshing as the name implies. For this delectable drink, you will need 2 ounces Bombay Sapphire Gin, 1 ounce fresh lemon juice, 1 ounce simple syrup, four slices cucumber and a splash of club soda. Muddle cucumber with lemon juice and simple syrup; add Bombay Sapphire Gin, shake and strain into a highball glass with fresh ice and top with club soda. Garnish with cucumber slices for a drink that will cool you down just as your night is heating up.
Acai Berry Bliss ($12): Nothing says summer like fresh berries. Take advantage of their antioxidant power by sipping on this tasty temptation made with 2 ounces Veev Acai Liqueur, 1 ounce fresh lime juice, 1 ounce simple syrup, three to four blueberries and four to six mint leaves. Place blueberries, mint, lime juice and simple syrup in mixing glass and muddle to extract juices. Add ice and Veev. Shake and pour (do not strain) into rocks glass – welcome to berry bliss.
Berry Nice ($12 – pictured at top): Why choose between naughty and nice when you can have both? Whether your Tabú night has you flirting with the model servers or fist pumping on the table tops, add some sweetness to your party with Berry Nice. Muddle two blackberries and two raspberries. Combine 2 ounces of Chambord Vodka, ½ ounce lemon juice, ½ ounce lime juice, ½ ounce simple syrup. Shake with ice, and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with raspberries.
About Tabú Ultra Lounge
A hotspot since its inception, Tabú Ultra Lounge has elevated the Las Vegas nightlife scene to a new level of sophistication and style. With its distinctive design and special effects technology, Tabú has sparked a nightlife trend capturing attention of people all over the world. Doors are open Friday-Monday, 10 p.m. till late. For table reservations and/or bottle service call 702.891.7129. Dress code will be enforced. Guests must be 21 years of age or older.
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