Specialty Craft Cocktails

 Elevate your spirits with specialty craft cocktails

Unwinding with a craft cocktail at La Buona Vita in La Grange is like taking a step back to a time when attention to detail was a required bartending skill. Our talented mixologists utilize the same local ingredients featured in our food to create specialty craft cocktails that are classic and progressive at the same time. Try a new twist on old favorites like the Manhattan, sidecar or gimlet, sample a delicious new concoction from the carefully curated specialty cocktail menu, or ask your mixologist to whip up something just for you. Whatever you choose, our craft cocktails are sure to elevate your spirits!


Signature Cocktails 

Angry Mule | Sobieski, Ginger Beer, Bitters, Muddle 2 Jalapeno Slices, Mule mug w/ice, Candied ginger garnish

Mediterranean Mule | Fig Infused Vodka, Limoncello, Ginger beer, Dried Fig Garnish, Thyme Sprig Garnish

Sbagliato Negroni | Campari, Cocchi sw vermouth, Prosecco, Orange Bitters, Old Fashion glass w/ice, Dried Orange garnish

Bourbon Smash | Grapefruit juice, Garrison Bros, Dash bitters, Dash bar syrup, strained lime, Old fashion glass w/ice, Thyme sprig garnish

Neighborhood Negroni | Fords Gin, Campari, Cocchi sw vermouth, Orange Bitters, Old Fashion glass w/ice, Orange slice

White Negroni | Fords Gin, Suze, Lillet Blanc, Old Fashion glass w/ice, Dried Lemon garnish

Italian In NY | Defiant, Amaro Cinpatrazzo, Cocchi sw.Vermouth, Dash of Peychaud Bitters, Old Fashion glass w/ ice, Bada Bing Cherries

Orange Italian Mule | Sobieski, Fernet Branca, orange juice, Ginger beer, Orange slice

Lyle | Templeton Rye, Cocchi Sw vermouth, Splash Luxardo, Dash of bitters, Old Fashion glass w/ice, Luxardo Cherry

Spring Blossom| Bombay Saphire, Fiorente, Ice/Top with tonic, Old Fashion Glass, Dried Orange and Apple Blossom garnish

Signature Martinis

Appletini | Sobieski, Sour Apple Pucker, Triple Sec, Cherry bottom of glass

French Pear Martini | Grey Goose Pear, Fiorente, Prosecco, Sugar Rim Glass, Garnish w/ dried pear

Pompelmo Piccante | Sobieski, Grapefruit Juice, Rosemary-Chili Syrup, Garnish w/ rosemary

Chocolate Martini | Cuor di Cioccolata, Vanilla Vodka, Half & Half, Rim glass with cocoa

Il Sogno Martini | Vanilla Sobieski, Orange Curacao, Simple Syrup, Dash Orange Bitters, Garnish w/ orange twist

Raspberry Martini | Raspberries, Rasp Sobieski, Chambord, Cranberry Juice, Raspberry garnish

Cosmopolitan | Sobieski, Cointreau, Cranberry juice, Fresh lime juice, Lemon twist

Limoncello Martini | Crop Meyer Lemon, Limoncello, Garnish w/ Candied Lemon slice

Unusual Martini | Hendricks gin, Lillet blanc, Aperol, Garnish w/ orange twist

Spicy Cucumber | Effen Cucumber, Jalapeno Syrup, Jalapeno Ring Garnish & Cucumber

La Signorina Martini | Lillet Blanc, Fords Gin, El Dorado Rum, Peach Schnapps, Peach Bitters, Mist Glass w/Absinthe, Garnish w/ Dried Peach

White Cosmopolitan | Sobieski, Cointreau, Peach Schnapps, White Cranberry juice, Orange twist

French Martini | Grey Goose, Chambord, Pineapple Juice