Kirkwood’s new beer garden brings people together, as does this drink: Each bowl of vodka, punch, lemonade, Sprite, and Swedish fish serves four ($25).
2934 N. Sheffield Ave.
The Dreams Punch Bowl
Bowls are the new bottle service. From Rebar: P.I.N.K. vodka, fruit, and Champagne over ice ($215 a bowl; $17 a glass).
Trump Hotel, 401 N. Wabash Ave.
Nacional 27 mixologist Adam Seger lets 12 blossoms marinate overnight in a liter of rum, then adds a dash of lime and simple syrup ($10).
325 W. Huron St.
White Peach Mint Julep
Head to Room21, Jerry Kleiner’s South Loop garden, for this combo of Makers Mark, fresh mint, simple syrup, and white peach purée ($12).
2110 S. Wabash Ave.
Ground zero for summer flings, Luxbar gets the crowd drinking with this mixer of Stoli Blueberi, fresh fruit, simple syrup, lemon juice, and soda ($9.50).
18 E. Bellevue Pl.