FREYA’S FLOWERS

Inspired by Freya, the Norse goddess of love, beauty and fertility — among many things! For Midsommar, a celebration of nature and life, this cocktail is reminiscent of the abundant fresh flowers [...]

FJORD FIRE

This cocktail pairs layers of spice with a hint of smoke, reminiscent of Midsommar bonfires in the Scandinavian north, yet still summery and refreshingly fizzy. Fjord Fire 1½ oz Aquavit – Private [...]

MIDSOMMAR TONIC

It’s June, which means two things … Midsommar is coming up, and our Drink of the Month is featuring Aquavit – Private Reserve! This month’s cocktail is a tiff on the Spanish-style G&T, [...]

BANANARAMA

As summer and hot weather approach, tropical-style cocktails offer a refreshing way to enjoy a summer drink! They fit equally well at a backyard cookout and poolside, reminiscent of the palm [...]

FLIGHT OF FANCY

This cocktail takes inspiration stylistically from classic gin cocktails like the Aviation, taking you to heights of imagination and intrigue with its bold, fresh botanicals & citrus. Gin No. [...]

EAST MEETS WEST

Bright, fruity and festive, with a hint of heat from spiced chilis. East Meets West 1½ oz North Shore Vodka 3/4 oz Fresh Lime Juice 1/2 oz Mango Juice 1/2 oz Guava Juice 1/2 oz Spiced Chili [...]

MANGO TANGO

Bright notes of mango & lime pair with depth and spice from Aquavit – Private Reserve to create a winning combination, perfect to celebrate holidays like Diwali! It’s also very [...]

SOUTH SEAS

The bar team here at NSD always has a great time coming up with original tropical-style cocktails — there are so many fun flavors to play around with in that style of cocktails, and the result is [...]