Jet Wine Bar Gives It Up For La Salle with a Southwest Philly Floater Cocktail

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Southwest Philly Floater Photo: Jet Wine Bar

The Southwest Philly Floater, La Salle Explorers guard Tyrone Garlands one-of-a-kind shot has been a cause for celebration around here since securing the hometown teams victory over Ole Mississippi on Sunday, and propelling them into the NCAAs sweet sixteen. And naturally, that excitement quickly spilled over into Phillys eating and drinking culture. Now South Streets Jet Wine Bar is getting in on the action, debuting a Southwest Philly Floater cocktail tonight just in time for the Explorers game against Wichita tonight. with a new cocktail inspired by Garlands high-arching layup. The drink is a combination of gin, Blue Curacao and lemon juice with a Grand Marnier floater, and is available for one night only for $9. Of course the game will be on the bars giant TVs, too.