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Bottoms Up! Cocktail Party

Aficionados of the cocktail spent Thursday evening, July 11, at Real Art Ways in Hartford celebrating cocktail culture with a screening of the documentary "Hey Bartender" and post-film discussion with Tom Federle, author of "Tequila Mockingbird: Cocktails With a Literary Twist." Guests were able to sample a few of Federle's cocktail creations after the show during the Bottoms Up! Cocktail Party. Click here for more on the event from Java's MaryEllen Fillo.Alex Syphers | Special to