MARTINEZ

The Martinez is considered by some to be the antecedent of the Martini – it’s a sweet spin on the vermouth cocktails popularized in the late 19th century. The recipe is traditionally [...]

LOST IN TRANSLATION

As the weather on the North Shore starts to transition into fall (so far this year we’ve been enjoying a surprising number of warm days!) this cocktail is the perfect drink – it [...]

BASIL COLLINS

This is the time of year where the herbs in our distillery garden that we’ve passed over on our summer menu are clamoring to be used – so this week cocktails at the distillery are all [...]

AFTERGLOW

This cocktail is a celebration of the floral, featuring Scofflaw Old Tom Gin, which is known for its intriguing floral notes. In addition, this drink adds on floral notes with a rosé liqueur and [...]

STRAWBERRY COLLINS

The Tom Collins has always been a favorite cocktail of ours – it’s one of the classic gin cocktails, and customizable for any season. Currently we have this delightful Strawberry [...]

SPRING BLUSH

It seems like summer is fast approaching, but here in the Chicago area we’re looking at a few more days of spring this weekend. That means we’re still loving the floral and tea notes [...]

SPICED ORANGE COLLINS

Happy New Year! We’re entering the time of year where we love drinking layered cocktails, full of bright fruit and warm spice notes – enter the Spiced Orange Collins! This delicious [...]

MIMI’S CORPSE

This drink is the creation of our beloved bartender, Mimi – if you’ve been to the distillery on a Friday night in the past four years, you probably know who we’re talking about! [...]

RHUBARB COLLINS

Our Tasting Room team recently had a great time visiting Scofflaw in Logan Square, which inspired us to use Scofflaw Old Tom Gin in our drink this week. The Tom Collins is a classic summer drink, [...]