The nominees have been announced, the stage is set, and all that’s left is to do is hand out the awards. Well, that and get your Academy Awards viewing party ready! Impress your guests with these Oscar-worthy cocktails inspired by this year’s Best Picture nominated films that were hand-crafted by our talented bartenders at Loews Hollywood‘s H2 Kitchen & Bar and recently featured in Town & Country Magazine.

City of Stars cocktail | H2 Kitchen & Bar at Loews Hollywood

City of Stars

“City of Stars”

Inspired by La La Land
– .5 oz lavender syrup
– 1.5 oz Botanist gin
– .5 oz lemon juice
– Top off with Prosecco in flute glass
– Garnish with orchid

War of the Words cocktail | H2 Kitchen & Bar at Loews Hollywood

War of the Words

“War of the Words”

Inspired by Arrival
– 1.25 oz tequila
– .25 oz Kahlua
– .5 oz Frangelico
– 1.25 oz half n’ half
– Garnish with espresso beans

NASAngria cocktail | H2 Kitchen & Bar at Loews Hollywood



Inspired by Hidden Figures
Muddle: 1 orange moon, 1 strawberry, 2 raspberries, ½ oz agave
– .75 oz Captain Morgan
– 1 oz pineapple juice
– 1 oz orange juice
– .5 oz triple sec
– 4 oz pinot noir
– Shake with ice and strain into a wine glasses over ice.
– Garnish with raspberries and orange moon

Miami Vices cocktail | H2 Kitchen & Bar at Loews Hollywood

Miami Vices

“Miami Vices”

Inspired by Moonlight
– 1.5 oz tequila
– 1 oz Soho lychee liqueur
– 1 oz muddled lychees
– 1 oz lime juice
– 1–2 jalapeno slices
– Cayenne/salt rim

Say Uncle cocktail | H2 Kitchen & Bar at Loews Hollywood

Say Uncle

“Say Uncle”

Inspired by Manchester by the Sea
– 1.25 oz Jameson Irish Whiskey
– .75 oz Domaine de Canton
– Place on the rocks in a large snifter glass and stir 7 turns
– Top with 4 oz Sam Adams Boston Lager giving a generous 1/2–3/4″ head
– Place 4 drops of Stirrings Authentic Grenadine Syrup in head and swirl with straw

Troy's Boys cocktail | H2 Kitchen & Bar at Loews Hollywood

Troy’s Boys

“Troy’s Boys”

Inspired by Fences
– 2 oz Blue Coat gin
– 1 oz lime juice
– .75 oz agave
– 3 slices of muddled peaches
– Add ingredients and ice and shake well. Strain to high ball glass
– Add 2-3 dashes of peach bitters. Garnish with lime wheel.

Cheers from Hollywood!