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21 Bartenders Share Their Hangover Cures

*Mixes them all together*

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For the last five years, some of LA's top bartenders and cocktail enthusiasts have shown off their insane creativity at Art Beyond The Glass, a charitable cocktail and art event that this year raised funds for Global Inheritance.

And since these alcohol experts were already generously donating their time for a good cause, we figured we could get their help in solving another crippling societal-ill: our garbage-person hangovers.

1. There was an unorthodox shower technique from Matt Russell at R Bar:

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"First... I get in the shower and barf. Then... warm tortillas with salt & lime and ice chips... Then a beer later."

Matt speaks our language. #showerbarfing4lyfe


Others were staunch believers in eating away the pain.

How Taco Bell didn't make it to anyone's list we'll never understand.

3. Nick Meyer of Sprout L.A., covering all the major food groups:

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"Bacon sandwich on bread with butter and like a whole pineapple."

You don't get this level of specificity without years of R&D. All hail.


11. The nature-based method from Marsha Meyer, aka The Natural Mixologist:

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"1 TBL apple cider vinegar- organic

1 TBL local organic raw honey

.5 oz chloropheyl (?) organic

16 oz water

Dash pink Hymalian sea salt"

We might not be capable of making this when we're at our best, let alone when we're pressing our face against the cool bathroom floor.

While others swung the opposite way and championed some classic hair-of-the-dog:


13. A refreshing remedy from Jessica Smyth at 71 Above:

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"Bee's Knees with Uncle Val's. The citrus notes of the gin pair perfectly with fresh lemon and honey. Light, refreshing, perfect when you need to wake up and feel alive again!"

As long as you can come over to our house and make it FOR us, we are soooo on board.

14. A tiny bit of alcohol and a whole lot of hydration from Ralf Ramirez at The Exhibition Room:

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"5 dashes of your favorite bitters


Top w/ soda water

Collins or highball glass."

It's like hair-of-the-dog lite — fuzz-of-the-dog, really.

But most popular of all was some mystical combination of all of the above rolled into one masterful ritual: