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 [...]

CUCUMBER G&T

Now that summer is officially here, we’re exploring simple twists on a summertime favorite – the G&T. This one adds some fresh muddled cucumber, with a bit of lime too: Cucumber [...]

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 [...]

SPRINGTIME RICKEY

On our latest menu, we added a section for drinks that are a bit lighter – they are lighter in calories, using lower-calorie mixers – but they are not lighter on flavors. We wanted to [...]

SPICE TIME TODDY

It’s cold and snowy here in Chicago this week, so we’re going with a hot drink. We have a few on our menu right now, and this one has been very popular. Essentially it’s a riff [...]

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, [...]

WILLIAM TELL FIZZ

This week, we’ve got another cocktail with that spiced apple syrup we told you about a couple of weeks ago. This one is modeled after a classic gin fizz, with a touch of soda and egg white. [...]

JOHNNY vs. HENRY

This week’s drink is a new one created by our head bartender, Frank. He had the idea of the recipe and the components, but we worked together to brainstorm the name. We settled on Johnny [...]

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 [...]