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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

2014 HOLIDAY SEASON HOURS

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

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday – 12 to 6 pm
  • Friday & Saturday – 12 to 9 pm
  • Sunday – 12 to 6 pm

In addition, we serve a variety of delicious cocktails at our Cocktail Bar during these hours:

  • Friday – 4 to 9 pm
  • Saturday – 12 to 9 pm
  • Sunday – 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.

DISTILLERY TOURS

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!

PRIVATE EVENTS

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.

VIRTUAL TOUR

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:

December 19, 2014
Blue Goose Market
Time: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Blue Goose Market, 300 S 2nd St, St Charles, IL 60174, United States Map
Description: We're pouring spirit and cocktail samples, stop by and say hi!
Binny's Glen Ellyn
Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Binny's 670 Roosevelt Rd Glen Ellyn, IL Map
Description: We're pouring spirit and cocktail samples at this great suburban liquor store.
December 20, 2014
Binny's Lincoln Park
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Binny's Beverage Depot, 1720 N Marcey St, Chicago, IL 60614, United States Map
Description: We're pouring spirit and cocktail samples, stop by and say hi!
Binny's Highland Park
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Binny's Beverage Depot, 153 Skokie Valley Rd, Highland Park, IL 60035, United States Map
Description: We're pouring spirit and cocktail samples, stop by and say hi!
December 21, 2014
Standard Market Naperville
Time: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Standard Market - Naperville, 1508 Aurora Ave, Naperville, IL 60540, United States Map
Description: We're pouring spirit and cocktail samples, stop by and say hi!
Binny's Lake Zurich
Time: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Binny's Beverage Depot, 975 S Rand Rd, Lake Zurich, IL 60047, United States Map
Description: We're pouring spirit & cocktail samples at this great suburban store!
Binny's Lakeview
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Binny's Beverage Depot, 3000 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60657, United States Map
Description: We're pouring spirit and cocktail samples at this great city liquor store, stop by and say hi!

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!

December 24, 2014
Holiday Cheer at North Shore Distillery
Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: North Shore Distillery Map
Description: Join us for afternoon cocktails & last minute purchases!
December 27, 2014
Pre NYE Bash
Time: 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location: North Shore Distillery, LLC, 28913 N Herky Dr #308, Lake Bluff, IL 60044, United States Map
Description: We're staying open late for our final party of the year. Join us for our fourth annual Pre-Pre-Pre-NYE celebration, with festive sparkling cocktails, good tunes and great times! The party officially starts at 5 pm, but we'll be practicing earlier in the day as well.

Plus, bring a donation item for Save-A-Pet and get $1.00 off your purchase! Here's a list of what they need most urgently:http://saveapetil.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Wish-List-one-page.pdf

GET OUR NEWS

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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