HOLIDAY EXPRESS

Winter has arrived on the North Shore, bringing with it those bitter colds that are only exacerbated by the chilly winds from the lake. This time of year we always lean towards richer, more [...]

WHISKEY SOUR NO. 4

This cocktail is a twist on the classic whiskey sour, bringing fall into the classic drink. NS American Malt Whiskey (only available in our tasting room) pairs with delicious layers of spice [...]

FALL FASHIONED

Leaves are beginning to fall, nights are shorter, and the chill in the air is absolutely in sync with the seasons! This cocktail is a variation on the classic old fashioned, incorporating some [...]

WHISKEY SOUR NO. 2

An updated summer take on the classic cocktail, with our American Malt Whiskey, fresh lemon, rhubarb & egg white. Whiskey Sour No. 2 1½ oz American Malt Whiskey ¾ oz Fresh Lemon Juice ¾ oz [...]

LAVENDER BEE’S KNEES

This creation is a riff on the classic honey-sweetened cocktail that dates back to the 1920s, where it was a cocktail menu favorite. This version adds the floral depth of lavender to rich honey [...]

HIBISCUS LEMON DROP

This bright, refreshing concoction gives a twist to the classic Lemon Drop cocktail that’s perfect for spring. Bringing in floral notes of hibiscus and rose with bright citrus with a base [...]

VIOLET FIZZ

The gin fizz dates back to the original cocktails being served up in the 1800s – the classic combination of gin, citrus, sugars & fizz has withstood the test of time in the classic Gin [...]

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 [...]

MALTESE FALCON

This week’s cocktail is a riff on a classic Prohibition era favorite – the Bee’s Knees! The original cocktail is made with gin, fresh lemon and honey; we’re making this version whiskey-infused, [...]

DEARBORN DAISY

We’re nearing the end of citrus season, that delightful time in winter when the bounties of all sorts of citrus fruits are readily available. This cocktail is a layered citrusy sipper, [...]