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How to Make a New Orleans Vieux Carre Cocktail at the Carousel Bar

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The Carousel Bar inside Hotel Monteleone. (Photo: Rebecca Todd)

The Carousel Bar & Lounge is a classic and unique New Orleans bar located in the famous Hotel Monteleone. The merry-go-round bar has been revolving since its installation in 1949. The bar is popular among locals and tourists who are looking to enjoy a specialty cocktail and live New Orleans jazz music in a one-of-a-kind setting. The bar features weekly live music entertainment and overlooks historic Royal Street in the French Quarter. Join Lauren “Fleurty Girl” Thom as she heads to the famous Carousel Bar inside the French Quarter’s historic Hotel Monteleone to learn how to make a Vieux Carre cocktail.

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