EASTERN DAIQUIRI

Over this summer, I’ve been making a few new liqueurs and syrups, including a caramelized pineapple liqueur. I started with some fresh pineapple, which I infused into our lovely vodka over [...]

SUMMER SMASH

We’re having a brief return to summer weather here in Chicago this week, so we’ve decided to celebrate one more of our summer cocktails that will be leaving our menu this week. The [...]

BERRY BACKHAND

Our beloved bartender Frank created this drink earlier this summer – it was actually his first official contribution to our menu, and it has been a huge hit around here! While we are saying [...]

DR. FUNK

Hmmmm.. we seem to be a bit rum-obsessed this summer, maybe because we’re still excited about the release of our two aged rums! This week, we are celebrating another fun Tiki cocktail, [...]

SLOW FOOD SUNSET

This week, we have a guest recipe from our good friends at Uncommon Ground in Chicago. They are hosting a fantastic Slow Food Dinner tonight, and serving this amazing drink with our new Bourbon [...]

CARIBBEAN SAZERAC

One of our newer bartenders, Steve, is a huge fan of the Sazerac. So, he took inspiration from that drink and made a rum-based version with our new Bourbon Cask Rum as the base. It’ll be [...]

HAWAIIAN MAI TAI

We’ve shared one of the original recipes for the Mai Tai, which did not contain any pineapple or grenadine – it was made with rum, orgeat (almond syrup), fresh lime and curacao [...]

DONGA PUNCH

This delicious Tiki cocktail was discovered by Jeff “Beachbum” Berry, who is one of the leading authorities on Tiki history, culture and cocktails. We are making our own version of [...]

DOUBLY STORMY

In anticipation of Boozy Snow Cone night this Friday, we bring you one of the cocktails that will also be one of the snowcones – the Doubly Stormy! It features our new Doublewood Rum, along [...]

LEVEL THREE HEAT

This light, yet flavorful, cocktail comes from our current “On the Lighter Side” menu – it’s full of flavor, but a little lighter on the booze. Sometimes you want that on [...]