It’s officially Negroni Week, and bartenders and home cocktail enthusiasts around the world are making, serving and celebrating the deliciously bitter Negroni. In past years, bars all [...]


Every year when summer rolls around people start asking us for this cocktail, and for good reason! It’s a refreshing, cool drink with fresh summer flavors, and easy to jazz up with whatever [...]


With our annual Midsommar Celebration coming up this Saturday (weather permitting), this week’s cocktail features our Aquavit – Private Reserve! This new drink we’ve created for the [...]


Spiced apple is back on our new fall menu, and to celebrate we’ve brought back a cocktail that’s a fall favorite in our tasting room! This autumnal take on the classic mule pairs our [...]


It’s finally growing warm enough to sit out on the patio with a delicious, fizzy drink in hand! This drink is a riff on a gin fizz, with our Aquavit and a bit of mint. It’s bright, [...]


The name Norwegian Paralysis may sound like it’s a description of the bitterly cold weather we’re having in the Chicago area, but it’s actually the name of our drink of the [...]


This week’s cocktail is a seasonal variation on a classic White Lady, and a variation on a drink we posted awhile back – we’ve changed the base spirit this time, and like before, [...]

The Midnight Sun

Apropos for the season, this is a classic, but marginally known, cocktail from the turn into the twentieth century. One of a very few classic aquavit cocktail recipes, it’s spicy and [...]

Spiced Orange Mule

The Mule is a beloved classic cocktail and easy to tailor for the season. We’re looking for fall flavor, so a touch of spiced orange syrup is just the thing in this drink! It’s best [...]

North Shore Café

Did you know that we are now serving cold brewed coffee in the Tasting Room? While it is pretty great on its own, we couldn’t help but add some of our delicious booze to it (shocking, I [...]