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Spirited Makes Brooklyn’s Cocktails & (Baked) Dreams Come True!



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Have you ever wanted to have your drink and eat it too? Well, the perfect bar for you has just opened in Prospect Heights! Spirited owner Kimberly Wetherell (the world's first baketender) is not only using fine local spirits to make high quality craft cocktails, but also the most delicious desserts around (cognac brownies? Dark & Stormy cookies? Buzzed Brown Butter Blondies?!). Last night, Spirited welcomed in the Brooklyn Elite Squad for an evening of fun. Check out the photos, the reviews of the event, read on for more fun, and most of all…go check Spirited out! Like Marybelle P says, it's the "perfect place to stop by after dinner for drinks and dessert!" 

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Upon walking into Spirited, it's immediately apparent that this isn't your average bar. Jim P reports that it's a really nice and romantic spot, dimly lit, set in a cool late 1800s
corner property, with a tin ceiling and comfortable bar and seating." Behind the bar, Stilo & Co. know their business. Luke Y was already a "big Fernet Branca fan," but Spirited's inventive cocktails were absolutely enjoyable takes "takes on an old favorite. Especially the spritzer, which gave it a totally different context that was unexpected and delightful." The Sazerac Del Patio was equally well-balanced, with the excellent Diplomatico Rum a perfect stand-in for whiskey. 
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In case you weren't aware already, like Leonard P says, "Spirited is no kiddie cake shop! A beautiful warm place, it is intimate and perfect for after-dinner or to top off a great date. The pastries were delicious, the Old Fashioned cookies heavenly, the tiramisu so good it was almost sinful." Fernet Branca flavored the latter, and it was the Diplomatico Rum that gave the Starfruit Situation (caRUMbola cake, depending on who you ask) the kick that made it a winner of the night. 
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A huge thanks to Kimberly, Stilo, Christina, Khiara, and the rest of the amazing Spirited staff for welcoming us in for an awesome night. Like Sean E says, "I'm bookmarking this place and bringing the sweetheart around for a proper review. It's too good not to return to!" See you over there soon…
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Cheers,
Peter D & The Yelp Brooklyn Team (I'm the one who couldn't stop eating the treats long enough to take a pic)
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