Berries at Bar Novo: New Summer Cocktails Now Served at Renaissance Chicago Hotel's Famed Bar

Jun 09, 2010, 11:00 ET from Renaissance Chicago Hotel

CHICAGO, June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- While everyone looks forward to the fresh ingredients of the spring and summer months, Bar Novo at the Renaissance Chicago Hotel is taking it to the next level with their new Spring/Summer cocktails incorporating fresh berries and refreshing ingredients of the season.

In addition to Bar Novo's signature menu of hand-crafted cocktail favorites such as the Watermelon Caiparoska and Cucumber Pepper Margarita, these new Spring/Summer cocktails offer the same fun, fresh taste with house-made fruit purees for an elegant, modern twist on the typical summer cocktail.  The following new cocktails have been added to the Chicago hotel bar's menu:

Strawberry-Rhubarb Collins

Death's Door Vodka, Strawberry-Rhubarb Purée, Lemon, Simple Syrup

Blueberry Coconut Fizz

Ciroc Coconut, Blueberry Purée, Lemon, Simple Syrup, Splash of Soda

Raspberry-Ginger Southside

Death's Door Gin, Mint, Lemon, Raspberry Purée, Ginger Beer

Bar Novo's menu of hand-crafted cocktails are $11 each. For more information, please visit or call 312-372-7200. Follow us on Twitter @BarNovo and become of fan of Bar Novo on Facebook.

About Bar Novo

Located in the heart of downtown Chicago at State and Wacker, Bar Novo at the Renaissance Chicago Hotel is the vibrant hub for Chicago's Theatre District. The 5,296 square foot bar features a 32 seat front bar complete with flat screen televisions and energetic views of the bustling street outside, an interactive glass-encased chef's pantry as well as a more intimate setting complete with booths and communal seating. Bar Novo's small plate menu and drink selections promise to be fast, fun and fresh with hand-crafted fresh juice cocktails, signature local beers, and an extensive wine list as well as delicious classic bar menu items with a clean, modern twist.

About Renaissance Chicago Hotel

Encounter the sophisticated ambiance of a premier hotel in Chicago near the financial and theatre districts at the Renaissance Chicago Hotel, an unparallel urban sanctuary in the heart of downtown. Situated on the north edge of the historic Loop, this Chicago luxury hotel is steps away from distinguished shopping, fine dining and famed Millennium Park.

For more information or to make a reservation, call 312-372-7200 or visit

SOURCE Renaissance Chicago Hotel