Have a Tax Day Cocktail!

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If there's one day you deserve a cocktail this year, it's April 17. Mail off your taxes, then unwind with a themed drink.

The moneymaker

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The Money Maker This pear-and-melon-flavored drink, on the cocktail menu at the Ritz-Carlton in Amelia Island, Fla., all month, is the color of money. ritzcarlton.com/ameliaisland

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The Union Stimulus Package Mixologist Justin Pina at Union Kitchen & Tap in Encinitas, Calif., created this sweet tax-day drink to offset the bitter aftertaste of writing a check to the IRS. localunion101.com

IRS blues martini

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IRS Blues Martini In addition to this lemonade-vodka martini, Cityscape Bar in Chicago sells an "In the Red" Bloody Mary and an "In the Black" Russian on tax day — all specially priced at $4.15. cityscapebar.com

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