SOLTON OF SWING

It’s citrus season, which is one of the highlights for us about this time of year. You can find a much broader range of citrus fruits at the local markets, especially produce-focused ones, [...]

GINGER’S DREAM

We have some drinks on our menu that we have classified as “On the Lighter Side” because they are a bit lower in alcohol than most of our cocktails. However, they are not lower on [...]

SERENITY NOW

This was a new cocktail for our last menu – a fun combination of our Sol Chamomile Citrus Vodka with our Sirène Absinthe Verte, which highlights the citrus and herbal notes in both spirits. [...]

HIBISCUS FIZZ

March means we’re headed to a local event that’s one of our favorites – the annual Evening with Orchids cocktail tasting at the Chicago Botanic Garden. Over the years, we have [...]

ONE MORO TIME

It’s Lake County Restaurant Week! We’re so excited to be a part of the festivities again. This year, we’re featuring a flight of seasonal mini cocktails served with an artisanal [...]

Winter Sunset

This week’s cocktail is a seasonal variation on a classic White Lady. We’re swapping out the orange liqueur for a housemade spiced orange syrup, which infuses the cocktail with [...]

Arnold’s Collins

This week’s cocktail is a lower calorie/lower sugar option, which is something we get asked about from time to time. We made a stevia syrup for this one, so it contains no added sugar. It [...]

Summer Tonic #5

Here’s another great cocktail in our “summer of tonics” series. Our herb garden is loving our new location and we’ve got quite a lot of lemon verbena.  And you know what [...]

Summer Tonic #1

A few weeks ago, we kicked off our summer of great G&Ts with a Basil Gin and Tonic. Our second installment highlights complex floral notes of lavender and elderflower. We often refer to our [...]