Views from its outdoor terrace are a treat, but so too are cocktails like Manhattan Royale.
Two years in the making, The Peninsula Chicagoâ€™s recently opened Z Bar is the latest rooftop lounge to debut on a lively stretch of Michigan Avenue known as the Magnificent Mile.
Views from its outdoor terrace are a treat, but so too are cocktails like Manhattan Royale, a blend of Elijah Craig Bourbon and straight rye on ice laced with 24-karat gold.
Meanwhile, the menu scours the globe for inspiration, offering gourmet tater tots stuffed with bone marrow and Bordelais sauce, and daikon frites that feature lap cheong sausage and spiced tomato jam.
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This article originally appeared in the August/September 2018Â print issue of DestinAsian magazine (â€śHit the Roofâ€ť).