TROPIC OF PARADISE #2

In writing this post, I discovered that we’ve actually used this name before, but for a very different drink! Since this is the name on our menu right now, I’m sticking with it [...]

TROPICAL MULE

This variation on a classic Moscow Mule uses one of our new rums, as well as some pineapple to give it a tropical feel. It’s a nice change of pace from the classic, and has been a fun [...]

GRAPEFRUIT DAIQUIRI

This past weekend, we participated in a very fun event for the first time ever – the Chicago Rum Fest. We joined about 40 other distilleries and brands for a day-long celebration of rum [...]

FRENCH CARIBBEAN

Maybe its because we’re wishing for warmer weather or warm, sunny beaches and Tiki drinks, but we’ve got some new beach-y drinks on our spring menu. This one has layers of flavor, [...]

FALL OF KAHIKI

We’ve got some cocktails on our menu right now that are great for the winter, with rich spice notes and deeper flavors. A new one is the Fall of Kahiki, with our Bourbon Cask Rum, falernum, [...]

HOT BUTTERED RUM

This time of year, as the weather starts to turn colder and we gather with friends and family, we tend to seek out more decadent drinks, and hot drinks for savoring by the fire. One of our [...]

I HATE PUMPKIN

We had a great time last week at our first-ever Pumpkin Fest! This week’s cocktail was a new one created for that event, intended for those who don’t actually like pumpkin. It’s [...]

ICHABOD-A-COLADA

We’re getting ready for our Pumpkin Fest this weekend, and also Halloween, so we’ve cooked up a fun recipe combining the flavors of a Pina Colada with Pumpkin. We give you the [...]

RUMBULLION

This past weekend, we sampled some of our spirits, and served cocktails, at Chicago Gourmet in downtown Chicago. This annual celebration of great food & drink draws thousands to Millennium [...]

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 [...]