Retail Partners

Our products are showing up in new places every day – here’s an interactive map of our retail partners across the Midwest (and a few beyond). Not every store carries every one of our spirits, so we suggest you call ahead if you’re looking for something specific! If you’re in our area, you can visit the distillery as well – our hours and location are below (scroll on down).

Online Stores

Unfortunately, FedEx and UPS have changed their policies, and state laws continue to change – so we’ve just updated the list of retailers who can ship our spirits to you. Here are links to the retailers that sell our product online and can ship to some U.S. states (contact them for details):

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

TASTING ROOM & DISTILLERY STORE HOURS

Starting May 13, 2016, we will be OPEN in our new location! Join us for cocktails, spirit tastings, and great times. Here are our hours:

  • Wednesday & Thursday – 4 pm to 9 pm
  • Friday – 3 pm to 10 pm
  • Saturday – 12 noon to 10 pm
  • Sunday – 12 noon to 7 pm

We do accept reservations, so give us a call if you want to reserve a table – 847.574.2499.

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 will be offering tours again starting in June 2016 – stay tuned for details on the schedule & how to reserve.

PRIVATE EVENTS

We are able to host a variety of private events, whether for birthday parties, showers, team building events or just good times with friends and neighbors for groups up to 75 people. We also have a beautiful private event room, which will be available starting in June 2016.  If you have a group of 8 or more, and want to arrange your own cocktail party, distillery tour, spirits discussion, cocktail class, 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 is going on in the coming weeks:

July 9, 2016
  • Standard Market Naperville Tasting
     1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 
    Standard Market - Naperville, 1508 Aurora Ave, Naperville, IL 60540, USA
     

    Join us for spirit and summer cocktail samples at this great suburban market.

     
July 21, 2016
  • Green City Market BBQ
     4:30 pm - 8:00 pm 
    Green City Market - Lincoln Park, 1800 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
     

    Join us for Green City Market's key fundraising event! We will be there pouring our summer cocktail with over 100 of Chicago's top restaurants. Tickets & more info here

     
July 22, 2016
  • Binny's St Charles Tasting
     4:00 pm - 7:00 pm 
    Binny's Beverage Depot, 1950 Lincoln Hwy, St Charles, IL 60174, USA
     

    Join us for spirit and cocktail samples!

     
July 23, 2016
  • Venus de Miles after-ride Festival
     10:00 am - 3:00 pm 
    Glen Rowan House, Campus Cir, Lake Forest, IL 60045, USA
     

    We're thrilled to be pouring cocktails again at Venus de Miles bike ride, supporting the Greenhouse Scholars program. Info on how to get involved here

     
August 4, 2016
  • North Shore Night at Tavern
     6:00 pm - 8:00 pm 
    Tavern, 519 N Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048, USA
     

    Join us for our monthly cocktail party with our friends at Tavern Lounge! We'll have some great seasonal drinks on offer, as well as spirit tastings & good times.

     

Special Events at the Distillery

In addition to our regular hours listed above, we typically have some other stuff on the calendar. If you want to make a reservation for something, call us at 847.574.2499 or email us! Here’s what’s coming up in the near future:

June 30, 2016
  • Distillery Tour
     6:30 pm - 7:30 pm 
     

    Join us for the first-ever distillery tour in our new location! $10 per person, includes a tasting of some of our spirits. Book your tickets here.

     
July 2, 2016
  • GEEK OUT Distillery Tour
     2:00 pm - 3:00 pm 
     

    Join us for our once-a-month geek out tour with our master distiller, Derek Kassebaum. He will personally guide you on a tour of our distillery, sharing insider stories & expertise along the way. He will also lead you through a tasting of some of our spirits and share his insights into the whys & hows of those spirits.

    $25 per person, please plan at least 90 minutes for your visit! Buy tickets here.

     
  • Distillery Tour
     5:00 pm - 6:00 pm 
     

    Join us for a tour of our production distillery, and a sampling of some of our spirits, too! Book tickets here .

     
July 3, 2016
  • Game Day @ NSD
     12:00 pm - 7:00 pm 
     

    Starting in June, the first Sunday of each month will be a "game day" where we welcome gamers of all sorts to come and enjoy their favorite games along with great cocktails & conversation. As we progress, we'll have game-themed menus, as well as focus-days where experts on certain games will be here to share their knowledge and new games.

     
July 7, 2016
  • Distillery Tour
     6:30 pm - 7:30 pm 
     

    Join us for one the first public distillery tours of our new location! Meet the inimitable Still Ethel up close and personal, and then sample some of our wares. $10 per person - book your tickets here.

     
August 7, 2016
  • Game Day @ NSD
     12:00 pm - 7:00 pm 
     

    Starting in June, the first Sunday of each month will be a "game day" where we welcome gamers of all sorts to come and enjoy their favorite games along with great cocktails & conversation. As we progress, we'll have game-themed menus, as well as focus-days where experts on certain games will be here to share their knowledge and new games.

     

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

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