Las Brisas hosts holiday pop-up with award-winning bartender Scott Baird on Dec 12

Las Brisas, the Laguna Beach landmark restaurant, and Scott Baird, renowned bartender and owner of the famed San Francisco cocktail bar Trick Dog, will host a holiday pop-up with Ancho Reyes on Thursday, Dec 12 in Las Brisas’ bar and lounge. 

Handcrafted cocktails prepared by Baird will be served, there will be Ancho Reyes merchandise and liqueur sample giveaways, live music from 6 - 9 p.m., and more. 

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Renowned bartender Scott Baird will host holiday pop-up with Las Brisas on Dec 12 

Having earned several accolades since its opening in 2013, Trick Dog was a semi-finalist for the James Beard Foundation Award for an Outstanding Bar Program in 2014 and 2016, and a finalist for the prestigious award in 2015 and 2018.

Making a special appearance at Las Brisas, Baird brings his talents to Laguna Beach, crafting holiday-themed cocktails available for one-night only. On the menu, cocktails will be paired with Ancho Reyes liqueur and agave spirits including:

--Hot Buttered Toddy – Ancho Verde, Patron Anejo, lemon, honey, hot chamomile tea, organic grass-fed butter on top

--Navidad Aperitif – Ancho Reyes Original, Campari, soda, fresh passionfruit, cinnamon foam

--Clarified Ancho Coquito (Holiday Coconut Punch) – Ancho Reyes Original, reposado tequila, pineapple, vanilla coconut cream, lime, sugar, spice and everything nice, organic milk

--Las Brisas Poinsettia – Patron Silver, Ancho Verde, lime, ginger beer, hibiscus float

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Las Brisas is located at 361 Cliff Dr.