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Michelle and Chris Gerard

Beyond Mimosas: Seven Alternative Brunch Cocktails to Drink in Detroit

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Wright & Company
| Michelle and Chris Gerard

spicy bloody mary or a bubbly mimosa is of just what you need after a long week. But there are so many more breakfast cocktails out there for your brunching needs. Expand your mind and try some of these out. Here are seven worth giving a spin this weekend.

*Locations are organized geographically

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1. Dime Store

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719 Griswold St
Detroit, MI 48226
(313) 962-9106
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Dime Store's daily brunch menu doesn't skimp on the booze. Drink your beer for breakfast by exchanging the standard bubbly champagne-based mimosa for its cousin the beermosa.

2. Gold Cash Gold

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2100 Michigan Ave
Detroit, MI 48216
(313) 242-0770
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GCG's bartenders will make a fine wild pork-infused vodka or kimchi spiked bloody mary, the curious bruncher will go for the Morning Star. Pisco (south american randy), grapefruit, lime and thyme syrup equates to a sophisticated morning beverage.

3. Wright & Co.

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1500 Woodward Ave Fl 2
Detroit, MI 48226
(313) 962-7711
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Drop your veggie smoothie and grab a Mean Green Machine #2 from Wright & Co.. Jalapeno tequila, green Chartreuse, dill and lime give this cocktail a spicy, herbaceous flavor.

4. Toast of Ferndale

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23144 Woodward Ave
Ferndale, MI 48220
(248) 398-0444
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The peach bellini is one of the classic cocktails. Done right and it is a thing to savor. Toast Ferndale cranks out a good one and a killer brunch. Get there early as lines out the door are common.

5. St. CeCe's Pub

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1426 Bagley St
Detroit, MI 48216
(313) 962-2121
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The Gilded Pineapple is a small slice of heaven from St. CeCe's. The drink features house-infused pineapple vodka and Jardin En Fleurs sparkling wine that is a supercharged version of your everyday mimosa. Try it with their Eggs in Purgatory to balance your good and evil sides.

6. Parks & Rec

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1942 Grand River Ave
Detroit, MI 48226
(313) 446-8370
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Coffee + Liquor is sometimes all the instructions one can handle before first thing in the morning. Parks & Rec knows this and makes life easy with straightforward Irish coffee. Sit at the lovely counter and let them do the work while you get ready to take on the weekend.

7. La Dolce Vita

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17546 Woodward Ave
Detroit, MI 48203
(313) 865-0331
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A little flair never hurts. La Dolce Vita elevates the typical Spanish coffee with brandy plus a little Kahlua and Grand Marnier. Everything is topped with whipped cream and a flash of fire to really get your heart racing.

1. Dime Store

719 Griswold St, Detroit, MI 48226
Dime Store's daily brunch menu doesn't skimp on the booze. Drink your beer for breakfast by exchanging the standard bubbly champagne-based mimosa for its cousin the beermosa.
719 Griswold St
Detroit, MI 48226

2. Gold Cash Gold

2100 Michigan Ave, Detroit, MI 48216
GCG's bartenders will make a fine wild pork-infused vodka or kimchi spiked bloody mary, the curious bruncher will go for the Morning Star. Pisco (south american randy), grapefruit, lime and thyme syrup equates to a sophisticated morning beverage.
2100 Michigan Ave
Detroit, MI 48216

3. Wright & Co.

1500 Woodward Ave Fl 2, Detroit, MI 48226
Drop your veggie smoothie and grab a Mean Green Machine #2 from Wright & Co.. Jalapeno tequila, green Chartreuse, dill and lime give this cocktail a spicy, herbaceous flavor.
1500 Woodward Ave Fl 2
Detroit, MI 48226

4. Toast of Ferndale

23144 Woodward Ave, Ferndale, MI 48220
The peach bellini is one of the classic cocktails. Done right and it is a thing to savor. Toast Ferndale cranks out a good one and a killer brunch. Get there early as lines out the door are common.
23144 Woodward Ave
Ferndale, MI 48220

5. St. CeCe's Pub

1426 Bagley St, Detroit, MI 48216
The Gilded Pineapple is a small slice of heaven from St. CeCe's. The drink features house-infused pineapple vodka and Jardin En Fleurs sparkling wine that is a supercharged version of your everyday mimosa. Try it with their Eggs in Purgatory to balance your good and evil sides.
1426 Bagley St
Detroit, MI 48216

6. Parks & Rec

1942 Grand River Ave, Detroit, MI 48226
Coffee + Liquor is sometimes all the instructions one can handle before first thing in the morning. Parks & Rec knows this and makes life easy with straightforward Irish coffee. Sit at the lovely counter and let them do the work while you get ready to take on the weekend.
1942 Grand River Ave
Detroit, MI 48226

7. La Dolce Vita

17546 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48203
A little flair never hurts. La Dolce Vita elevates the typical Spanish coffee with brandy plus a little Kahlua and Grand Marnier. Everything is topped with whipped cream and a flash of fire to really get your heart racing.
17546 Woodward Ave
Detroit, MI 48203

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