Botanica Bar, Nolita

Botanica Bar, NolitaOn a cool summer evening, we visited Botanica for drinks with our friend Arvind. I had searched on Yelp for cheap bars in the Nolita/Soho area, and Botanica was one of the first to pop up. It’s very chill and divey, but not in a gross divey way. In Manhattan, where many places tend to be fancy spancy, finding a low key, casual spot can be really refreshing. We grabbed the table by the window and people watched while sipping on $4 (!!!) beers.

Ginger Yum Yum, Botanica Bar, NolitaSeveral people on Yelp had mentioned a cocktail called the Ginger Yum Yum. I knew I had to try it, but I sent John to order it for me. The name is quite silly to say out loud, haha. It was definitely quite a yum yum. I believe it’s a mixture of vodka, ginger beer, and fresh ginger. It’s a good one for summer, and you don’t even notice the alcohol.

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    Mitzie Mee

    The Yum Yum drinks looks très yummy! :)

    • Reply

      Indeed! The Yum Yum was very yum. ;)

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