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Photograph Danny Inglewood

Photograph By Danny Inglewood

Margaritaville’s Spin Doctors Have the Remedy for What Ails You

You’re in good hands with spirit spinner Danilo Oribe. A world-champion flair bartender with an infectious smile, Oribe has been twirling tequila and flipping rum at Margaritaville for over a year now, so he knows exactly what goes into making a fine Bahama Mama. But when it comes to choosing one of 5 O’Clock’s “tropical-island cocktails,” it seems Parrotheads prefer the Perfect Margarita. “This isn’t your average, run-of-the-mill drink,” Oribe warns. “It’s strong. Seriously, it’s the super upgrade.”