11/14/2012 05:51 pm ET Updated Jan 14, 2013

7 L.A. Drink Trends We Love

Trends come and go in this town, from fashion to food. But some trends, especially in the cocktail world, are here to stay. And we're OK with that. While there are many annoying drink trends that have taken hold of the country, here in L.A., our bartenders have stuck to some new and also tried-and-true cocktail kicks that make sipping here a pleasure. It's also made it increasingly difficult to figure out where to go -- you can find great drinks in every corner of the city these days. Here, then, are seven trends we're happy to see stick around.

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Seven LA Drink Trends We Love