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Find the cutest craft cocktails in town at this tiny little bar in South Beach  

Go small or go home.

True to its name, Minibar at Urbanica: The Meridian Hotel is tiny but mighty.

Minibar packs it a lot of personality into its tiny space (complete with courtyard), and packs a lot of alcohol into its adult beverages.

The adorable little spot recently unveiled a new cocktail menu involving its fave local community watering holes.

Bar director David Cedeno has crafted a menu of 10 interactive cocktails, priced from $10, named after some of his favorite haunts around town. His twist: Cedeno adds a mini bottle to each of his creations.

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The Pucker UP at Minibar in South Beach. Anthony Nader

He told WSVN why he thinks patrons keep coming back to this 650 square foot neighborhood gem.

“You can get a gin and tonic anywhere. You can get a margarita anywhere, but that wow factor when we lay down the drink with the presentation of the mini bottle,” said Cedeno. “Everyone is like, ‘Oh wow, it’s so cute.’”

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Mini Green Tea with Jameson Whiskey, Peach liquor, citris blend, cranberry juice, green tea and sage at Minibar. Anthony Nader

We found three that we’d like to ingest immediately: The Drunken Dragon, with vodka, fresh basil and ginger beer; the Broken Shaker, a concoction of gin, homemade hibiscus syrup, elderflower liquor and lemon juice; and Ted’s Hideaway, basically beer and tequila and a perfect dive-bar inspired drink.

Details: Minibar at Urbanica: The Meridian Hotel, 418 Meridian Ave, Miami Beach, www.urbanicathehotels.com/the-meridian

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