Join Us
Thanksgiving is right around the corner and we have lots going on at the tasting room. Stop by with your out of town friends and family for a tour, cocktail, or one of our many events - we look forward to meeting them and extending some holiday cheer!

We are open for tastings and purchases:
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 12 to 6
Friday & Saturday 12 to 9
Sunday from 12 to 6

And the full cocktail bar is open:
Friday 4 to 9
Saturday 12 to 9

Sunday 12 to 6

Distillery tours are at 3 pm on Saturdays and reservations are encouraged. If you would like to reserve a table for cocktails, or book a private event/tour, call or email us for that as well!

Fall Cocktail of the Month
The weather has turned cooler, and this is the perfect drink that will wrap it's arms around you and warm you up with a big bear hug!

Norwegian Bear Hug
2 oz Aquavit-Private Reserve
1/2 oz Spiced Honey Syrup
1/2 oz Fresh Lemon Juice
2 drops Amargo Bitters

Shake all ingredients with ice, strain and serve in a chilled coupe glass. Garnish with a lemon peel.

Upcoming Events
Our cocktail pairing dinner and Mad Science of Cocktails class were a lot of fun and we're so glad so many of you joined us. We have more fun in store, so join us for some good times and great cocktails!

Chocolates & Cocktails
Saturday, November 9th - 5 - 7 pm
Join us and our friend Katherine Duncan from Katherine Anne Confections in Chicago for a night of decadence! We'll taste five of her amazing handmade treats, and five sample sized cocktails to pair with them. It's sure to be an evening of deliciousness and laughs! $30 per person, space is limited, and reservations are required- call us at 847.574.2499 or email us to reserve your spot. 

Thanksgiving Festivities

Pre-Thanksgiving Day Bash
Wednesday, November 27th 3 - 11 pm
Join us for our 3rd annual celebration, with great cocktails and good times on this night meant for celebrating!

Shopping Escape & Bloody Mary Bar
Friday, November 29th - 12 - 9 pm
Escape the mall and seek some respite - join us for a great cocktail! We'll have a bloody mary bar all day and other specials too.

You can find our online event calendar here, we've got events all over Chicago, Champaign/Urbana and Minneapolis in the coming month too.