When it comes to the Academy Awards, Loews Hollywood Hotel is in the center of all the action! Located on Hollywood Boulevard and adjacent to the Dolby Theatre, where the star-studded show takes place each year, there’s no better place to visit during award season. With suites that boast amazing views of the LA city skyline and specializing in VIP service, many notable celebrities opt to stay and get ready for the big night at the hotel. Throughout the day, you can spot celebrities roaming the hallways, grabbing drinks at the bar, heading to their room for a quick refresh in between commercial breaks or touting around their Oscar as they head to The Governor’s Ball next door, which is the official Oscars after party.

Being so connected to the hottest night in Hollywood, the Food & Beverage team at Loews Hollywood Hotel takes inspiration from the films nominated for ‘Best Picture’ by creating a craft cocktail menu worthy of the red-carpet. Stop by through February 16th to try them for yourselves or elevate your Oscar viewing party with these glamorous cocktail recipes created by our talented bartenders from H² Kitchen & Bar.

Dalton’s Double

Dalton’s Double

Inspired by Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

2 ½ oz. Maker’s Mark Bourbon Whiskey

½ oz. Grand Marnier

Shake and pour into Martini glass. Top with Sour Foam, drizzle with Luxardo cherry juice and top with a Luxardo cherry.

Sour Foam

3 oz. Lime Juice

2 oz. Lemon Juice

3 oz. Agave

3 oz. Orange Juice

3 oz. Egg Whites





Inspired by 1917

1 ½ oz Aviation Gin

¾ oz. Lemon Juice

¾ oz. Agave



Mix gin, lemon juice and agave in a shaker and pour into a champagne flute. Top with champagne and and garnish with a lemon twist and blueberry.

The Last Laugh

The Last Laugh

Inspired by Joker

2 oz. Pisco

¾ oz. Lime Juice

¾ oz. Matcha Tea

¾ oz. Egg Whites

3 dashes of Bitters

Pour all ingredients into a shaker and pour over ice. Garnish with a mint sprig.


Mob Mentality

Inspired by The Irishman

2 oz. Jameson Irish Whiskey

½ oz. Lime Juice

¾ Ginger Beer

½ oz. Campari

Dash of Club soda

Mix all ingredients into a shaker and pour over ice into a copper mug. Garnish with a mint sprig and lime wedge.


Hoppy Rabbit

Hoppy Rabbit

Inspired by Jojo Rabbit

1¼ oz. Aviation Gin

¾ oz.  Lemon Juice

1½ teaspoons honey

8 oz. chilled Pilsner

Mix all ingredients together and pour into a beer mug. Garnish with a lemon wheel.


Tough Love

Tough Love

Inspired by Marriage Story

2 oz.  Hudson Bourbon

¾ oz. Lemon Juice

¾ oz. Agave

Pinot Noir

Combine bourbon, lemon juice and agave in a cocktail shaker. Shake and strain into a glass filled with ice. Pour your choice of Pinot Noir on top of the above mixture until the glass is full.


Love, Jo

Love, Jo

Inspired by Little Women

1 ¼ oz. Bombay Gin

¾ oz.  Deep Eddy Vodka

¾ oz. Sour Apple Pucker Liqueur

¾ oz. Lemon Juice

¾ oz. Agave

¾ oz Grenadine

Shake and strain into Martini glass with a sugar rim and garnish with a strawberry or raspberry.




Inspired by Ford v Ferrari

1 oz. Bulleit Bourbon

1 oz. Disaronno

¾ oz. Cointreau

½ oz. Demerara

½ oz. Lemon Juice

1 Large Ice Cube

Stir and pour over a large ice cube and top with and orange peel twist.




Inspired by Parasite

2 oz. El Silencio Mezcal

¾ oz. Cointreau

2 oz. Orange Juice


1 Edible Hibiscus Flower

1 Cherry or Blueberry


Shake and strain into a glass with a cayenne rim. Top with edible hibiscus flower filled with a cherry or blueberry.