NSD BLOODY MARY

Our annual Bloody Mary Bash was a great success last Friday! This year for the first time we created our own Bloody Mary mix, and it was such a hit that we’re making it our Drink of the [...]

SPICED APPLE MULE

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 [...]

GARDEN CAIPIROSKA

This refreshing cocktail is a perennial summer favorite in our tasting room – it’s bright, refreshing, and perfect for hot summer days when you need a cocktail that’s cool as a [...]

RASPBERRY KISS

It’s chocolate week at the distillery, so we’ve been playing around with different ways to add chocolate notes to cocktails. This cocktail pairs our housemade crème de cacao with [...]

APPLES & ORANGES

This week we have another favorite from our Beehive Curaçao release party – the orange and honey notes from the curaçao meld with spiced apple, citrus and our North Shore Vodka to make a [...]

AUTUMN FIZZ

We served this cocktail at Main Street Libertyville’s annual Chef Fest this past Saturday, and the fall flavors were a hit! For a special garnish, you can add one or several cranberry [...]

PINEAPPLE JALAPENO TONIC

We are growing jalapeños in the distillery garden this year, and we’ve started adding them to our cocktails too. Plus, we’re experimenting with some fun ice cubes, and we have some [...]

BOOZY FREEZER POPS

With the summer heat upon us, we’ve been making boozy freezer pops and popsicles again. We’ve revisited some past favorites (still love that strawberry lemon drop one!), and also some [...]

PALMER’S REVENGE #2

For the first full week of summer, we’ve brought back a perennial favorite for this time of year. It’s kind of a riff on a classic sour, kind of a spiked Arnold Palmer (hence the [...]