Aspen’s Hottest Speakeasy is Back

Bad Harriet should be on your list of destinations when in Aspen
Hj Dine Bad Harriet 2021

Photos courtesy of Auberge Resorts Collection

The reimagined Bad Harriet, Hotel Jerome, Auberge Resorts Collection’s famed cocktail destination, is a sight for sore eyes. The speakeasy, with a lively and dynamic atmosphere and innovative handcrafted libations and small bites, should be on your list of destinations when in Aspen.

A cocktail institution nestled beneath the historic Aspen Times building, locals and guests will discover Hotel Jerome’s newest bespoke cocktail experience, featuring innovative handcrafted libations and small bites, under the care of Bad Harriet’s master alchemists.

“We are thrilled to introduce the reimagined Bad Harriet and welcome Aspen back to a full sensory experience at Hotel Jerome,” says Patrick Davila, general manager of Hotel Jerome, Auberge Resorts Collection. “We are excited for guests to experience the venue’s playfully mischievous personality and ambience–offering a hideaway to sip on innovative cocktails and savory bites. I encourage all of our guests to put themselves in our hands and let us curate their experience through The Soiree, a multi-course cocktail journey paired with wonderful bites.”

Hj Bad Harriet 2021 Cocktail

Named after the wife of the resort’s original developer and proprietor, Jerome B. Wheeler, Bad Harriet celebrates powerful women throughout history. The revitalized liquid program has been meticulously crafted, encompassing sophisticated cocktails, avant garde technique and refined presentations. Rare spirits evoke Harriet’s aura and a library of the best Crus elevate the narrative. Delectable dishes are paraded throughout the space in vintage gueridons and made available on request, inviting guests to embark on a table-side culinary journey.

The guest experience, designed to envelop the senses, offers patrons the choice of an a la carte cocktail experience, “The Earnest,” or the multi-course “The Soiree,” a prix fixe bookable endeavor featuring a set menu inclusive of cocktails and bites available via TOCK. In addition, Bad Harriet will present a curated menu of flights of rare spirits, as well as exquisite wines to complement the offerings.

Bad Harriet is now open Wednesdays through Saturdays from 6:00 pm to 1:00 am.
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