G & TEA

Our drink of this week was a huge hit at Chicago Gourmet, the annual festival of fantastic food & drink here in Chicago in late September. This year, we teamed up with the fine folks at Rishi [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

ARMY NAVY

Our friends over at Scofflaw recently reintroduced us to this gem of a cocktail, it’s sort of a riff on a gin sour, but with orgeat (almond syrup) for the sugar source. This is their [...]

THE VESPER

The Vesper This cocktail first appeared in Casino Royale, the first James Bond book. The story goes that Mr. Bond’s lady friend was born on a “very stormy evening” and given the [...]

PROPER TOM COLLINS

Did you hear about Scofflaw Old Tom Gin yet? We developed this incredible gin with input from the folks at Scofflaw (one of the best bars in Chicago). For years, they’ve been the only place [...]

RASPBERRY BERET

Lake County Restaurant Week was a blast this year, and great to see so many friends, new and old, enjoying our spirits and lounging around the Tasting Room. It was a lot of fun putting together [...]