649 Penn Ave., Downtown
412-325-7007 or www.meatandpotatoespgh.com
Adventurous garnish is nothing new for this cocktail — if it fits on a skewer, it’s fair game — but at Meat & Potatoes, the booze gets wild, too. For $7, choose from liquors ranging from Smoked Tea Hooch to Sesame Soy Vodka, and get skewerin’.
2nd: Birmingham Bridge Tavern, South Side
3rd: Blue Dust, Homestead