Retailer Database

Our products are showing up in new places every day. Here is a searchable database of where you should be able to find our spirits for purchase by the bottle.  Please be aware that not all of these stores carry all of our spirits – it’s best to call ahead to avoid disappointment if you’re looking for something in particular.  If you’re in our area, you can visit the distillery as well – our hours and location are below.

Choose a state:

Online Stores

Here are links to the retailers that sell our product online and can ship it to many U.S. states, listed in alphabetical order:

In addition, some of the other retailers carrying our products can take orders by phone and can ship them for you.

Visit our Distillery & Tasting Room


Our distillery store and tasting room are open most days – stop by and try our spirits, or simply pick up a bottle:

  • Tues-Thurs – 12 to 6 pm
  • Fri-Sat – 12 to 9 pm
  • Sun – 12 to 6 pm


In addition, our cocktail bar is open and we serve a range of cocktails:

  • Fridays – 4 to 9 pm
  • Saturdays – 12 to 9 pm
  • Sundays – 12 to 6 pm

We don’t serve food, but you are welcome to bring your own snacks, and we have menus from area restaurants that will deliver.  And, if you know you are coming with a group for cocktails, you can contact us to make a reservation and we’ll hold a table for you – just call us at 847.574.2499 or email us.

Please note: we close up to one hour early if it’s quiet – give us a call if you’re coming our way on the later side!


Want to meet Ethel the Still and the rest of the cast of characters that help us make our spirits? Want to learn more about the distilling process? Then our distillery tour is for you. We offer our tours on Saturdays at 3 pm, or for groups of 8 or more at other times/days by appointment.   Tours cost $10 per person, which includes a tasting of spirits, and they typically last 60-90 minutes, depending on the number of questions the group asks.  Unlike the tours offered at many other places, at least one of our founders will lead part of your tour, so you’ll have a chance to ask questions and hear from at least one of the people who started our little distillery. We recommend reservations, as our tour group size is limited.  Call us at 847.574.2499 or email us to reserve your spot.  If you’re nearby, feel free to stop by on a Saturday at 3 pm and see if we have openings – we sometimes do!


We host a variety of private events, whether for birthday parties, showers, team building events or just good times with friends and neighbors.  If you have a group of 8 or more, and want to arrange your own cocktail party, distillery tour, spirits discussion, or any other event, just get in touch with Sonja via our contact form or email us.


Here are a few pictures of what you’ll find here, and a highlight or two from our distillery tours.

Events Around Town & Beyond

We love to plan a range of fun events around the Chicago area and in other places where our spirits are available. Here’s what we’re up to in the next few weeks:

September 3, 2015
North Shore Night at Tavern Libertyville
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Tavern, 519 North Milwaukee Avenue, Libertyville, IL 60048, United States Map
Description: Join us at this great local bar for new cocktail specials and cocktail samples, with demonstrations of how to make 'em at home! Every month, on the first Thursday!
September 10, 2015
Cooking Up a Cure
Time: 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: Galleria Marchetti, 825 West Erie Street, Chicago, IL 60642, United States Map
Description: Cooking up a Cure is a fundraising event, combining Chicago's greatest chefs, breweries, wineries, and distilleries to raise money for the Scleroderma Foundation, Greater Chicago Chapter which provides support, education and research to scleroderma patients and their families. More info/tickets:
October 1, 2015
North Shore Night at Tavern Libertyville
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Tavern, 519 North Milwaukee Avenue, Libertyville, IL 60048, United States Map
Description: Join us at this great local bar for new cocktail specials and cocktail samples, with demonstrations of how to make 'em at home! Every month, on the first Thursday!
October 2, 2015
Sunset Foods Libertyville Tasting
Time: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: 1451 Peterson Rd, Libertyville, IL 60048, USA Map
Description: Join us for spirit and cocktail samples at this great Libertyville store.

Special Events at the Distillery

In addition to our regular Saturday 3 pm tours and our cocktail bar & tasting room hours, we have some other stuff on the calendar. Plus, starting October 2014 we’ve kicked off a monthly event series to celebrate our Tenth Anniversary! If you want to make a reservation for something, call us at 847.574.2499 or email us!

September 6, 2015
Bloody Mary Bash @ the Distillery
Time: 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Description: It's our last Sunday until later this year, so we're celebrating this great holiday weekend with a full bloody mary bash! We'll have a range of options, a full garnish bar, and other fun treats. Stop by anytime 12 to 6!
September 19, 2015
North Shore Whiskey Festival
Time: 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Description: As part of our 10th anniversary celebrations, we're going to celebrate something we've been working on for a very long time - whiskey! Stop by to try a range of styles we've been making, and perhaps enjoy a little whiskey on the rocks or neat (or in a great cocktail)! 5 to 9 pm here at the distillery
October 3, 2015
Fall Cocktail Festival
Time: 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Description: We'll celebrate the arrival of a new season with fun, festive cocktails! Join us to check out our new menu, try some new options, and explore some exciting ways to use fall crops and flavors.
October 30, 2015
Scary Good Cocktails @ NSD
Description: Join us Friday 4-9 or Saturday 12-9 for some scary looking, amazingly delicious cocktails! Halloween falls on a Saturday this year, so we figured we'd celebrate the day with some fun cocktails as only we do them - great ingredients, interesting looks, and maybe a scare or two!


We send out two distinct monthly email newsletters to our avid fan base:

  • General Distillery Updates & Events
    • All the latest news from the distillery, such as new product announcements, great events around town and around the Midwest, fun trivia, cocktail ideas and more
    • Typically sent out the third week of each month
  • Tasting Room Events & Happenings
    • The scoop on fun events happening here at the distillery, as well as things in the immediate area, plus new cocktails and more
    • Typically sent out the first week of each month

You can subscribe to one or both of these newsletters by filling out your information here. We don’t share your information with anyone, your email address is safe with us!

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