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 [...]

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, [...]

WHISKEY, NEAT

As you probably know, we love a well-made, balanced cocktail here in our tasting room, but when we create our spirits we take care that they are both delicious to mix in cocktails and delicious [...]

PENICILLIN

This cocktail is based on the warm winter flavors that have classically been used to chase off a cold — whiskey, honey, ginger & lemon. Despite the fact that it was created only 16 [...]

20TH CENTURY

The 20th Century is an old-school cocktail, as you might surmise from the name! It’s named not after the century itself, but rather after the 20th Century Limited train line which ran [...]

BOULEVARDIER

A twist on the classic Negroni, this cocktail subs out the traditional gin for our Bourbon-style whiskey, which lends its notes of spice, fruit, & vanilla to balance out the bright, fruity, [...]

THE LOMAX SPECIAL

Designed together with a fellow cocktail aficionado who visits from time to time, this cocktail is a riff on the classic Martinez that turned out to be perfect for fall. In this drink the [...]

NORTH SHORE EXPRESS

The Espresso Martini is a modern classic in the cocktail world, and for good reason! This version combines the classic bitter & smooth notes of coffee with layered vanilla, supported by the [...]

ROSÉ MARTINI

This delicious riff on the classic Martini replaces vermouth with a distinctly summery accent – Lillet Rosé! This wine-based apéritif is bright and fruit-forward, but not overly sweet. This [...]