Ocean Prime New York, the modern American restaurant and lounge from restaurateur Cameron Mitchell, and French spirits brand Rémy Cointreau will host an Oscar viewing party on Feb. 24. Guests in the Ocean Prime New York’s Lounge can enjoy a one-night-only Cointreau cocktail menu inspired by this year’s nominees.
Upon arrival to the viewing party, guests will receive a complimentary cocktail called The Limelight cocktail. Inspired by A Star is Born, the drink is made with Cointreau, blanco tequila, fresh lime juice, edible pearlescent powder, simple syrup and sparkling wine.
The other Oscar cocktails include The Queen’s Favourite (inspired by The Favourite), with Cointreau, Remy Martin VSOP Cognac, pineapple juice, fresh lemon juice, Angostura bitters and fresh nutmeg; The VP (inspired by Vice) Cointreau, Mount Gay Eclipse rum, fresh lemon, simple syrup, fresh sliced ginger, ginger beer; Wakanda Welcome (inspired by Black Panther) with Cointreau, grapefruit juice, elderflower tonic, prosecco and edible gold leaf; And All That Jazz (inspired by Green Book, shown top left) with Cointreau, Gentleman Jack Tennessee whiskey, honey water, fresh orange juice, fresh lemon juice; and The Mercury (inspired by Bohemian Rhapsody and shown top right), with The Botanist gin, muddled fresh cucumber, fresh lime juice and simple syrup.
Ocean Prime New York guests, who will get the red-carpet treatment with a step and repeat for photo opportunities set up in the lounge, are encouraged to fill out the Ocean Prime New York awards ballot with their predictions. Participants have the chance to win a $150 gift card to Ocean Prime New York as well as other gifts from Rémy Cointreau.