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Cucumber Caipiroska

You can’t beat a refreshing cocktail on a hot day, and this one is cool as a cucumber… The Caipiroska is a muddled vodka cocktail. It’s a relative of the cachaça based cocktail from Brazil, the Caipirinha, and at this time of the year, we’re raiding the garden for some cucumber and oregano to throw […]

Boozy Snow Cones & Cocktails!

As I wrote prior, this week brings one of our favorite events of the summer – Boozy Snow Cone Night! Our friend Melissa from Jo Snow Syrups will be here on Friday, July 25th from 5 to 8 pm with some amazing boozy snow cones and her snow cone machine, as well as her amazing syrups. […]

Eden’s Prayer

We created this drink last winter, taking inspiration from the Cosmopolitan recipe but swapping out several ingredients. We’ve recently brought it back due to popular demand – we’ve already had several people come in asking for it, some of whom heard about this drink from friends who said it’s the best cocktail they have ever had! The […]

Strawberry Basil Smash

After such a long winter, we are absolutely ransacking the farmers market for fresh produce to use in our cocktails. The sweet, local strawberries have arrived and while mint is the most traditional element in a Smash, we also love to use basil from the distillery garden (which is coming along nicely, more on that in […]

Talking with the team at Baffo

A great place called Eataly opened in Chicago a few months ago – if you haven’t heard of it, you are missing out (especially if you are a lover of all things Italian – great pastas, cheeses, meats, wines, and so much more).  And, they have an amazing fine dining restaurant that opened a bit […]