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Wanna beat that hangover or fight off the flu?
Try this concoction courtesy of Sparki-the-bartender of the Four Moon Tavern in Roscoe Village.

This cocktail from Dr. Sparki is for all you smokers out there, who's days smoking in bars might be numbered.

It's called the ashtray, but doesn't taste like one.

Ol' Sparki at the Four Moon is at it again with this refreshing afternoon cocktail for all you paper pushers out there. It's prefect for this beautiful weather.

In honor of the Kentucky Derby, Sparki will be mixing Mint Juleps at Four Moon Tavern this weekend. Stop by if you get the chance.
If not, here's how to mix a Julep yourself.

Sparki the Bartender (photo by Erica Dufour)

Sometimes, Ol' Sparki is a cowboy, other times he's pure sophistication. This week's cocktail is fancy, well sort of.

Welcome to my new blog-only Friday feature to get your weekend started just right. I've commandeered the services of one my all-time favorite Chicago bartenders, Sparki at Four Moon Tavern in Roscoe Village. He's a bartending talent right up there with Heather my tall, blond ex-roommate at Tavern 33 and Humberto, owner of Pullman's Pub.

And I've asked him to provide the recipe for a weekly concoction guaranteed (well almost) to make your Friday night go smoothly. Here you go ...

Mark Konkol

Mark Konkol covers city neighborhoods for the Chicago Sun-Times. You can e-mail him or call (312) 321-2146.

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