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by Edited by Lisa A. Grimaldi | October 03, 2011

Jalapeno martiniIn place of a pricey open bar, limit alcoholic offerings to beer, wine and one conversation-starting specialty drink, like the Peabody Orlando's signature jalapeño-infused cocktail (left). Thanks to Cindy Shanholtz, owner of Chicago-based Effortless Events (effortless-events.com), for the tip.