Author: Mimi Buttenheim

By in Media & Events Comments Off on Whiskey Rebellion – March 21st & 22nd

Whiskey Rebellion – March 21st & 22nd

Join us for the 2015 Whiskey Rebellion Boston hosted by eatBoston in Cambridge, MA this weekend -March 21st & 22nd! We will be sampling some of our Rye, Bourbon, and Maple Rum alongside a ton of other great distilleries.

If you are interested in buying tickets or finding out more, head here

We look forward to seeing you guys in Beantown!

By in Media & Events Comments Off on 40th Annual North American Telemark Festival at Mad River Glen

40th Annual North American Telemark Festival at Mad River Glen

We’re psyched to be a part of the 40th annual (and  last) North American Telemark Festival being held at Mad River Glen this weekend.  It’s sad to see such an incredible event leave the Mad River Valley – but we assure you that this festival will go out with a bang!

We will be sampling at the event today, March 7th from 2:00pm – 4:00pm, so swing on by our table and warm up with some of our finest whiskey, rum & apple brandy!  Cheers!

For more info about the event click here!

 

By in Media & Events Comments Off on Tasting at the Stowe Liquor Store – Feb 20th

Tasting at the Stowe Liquor Store – Feb 20th

We are pleased to announce that we will be doing a tasting at the Stowe Liquor Store on Friday, February 20th from 4:30 to 6:30PM!  We will be sampling our entire product line, including our recently released Apple Brandy – Malvados!  If you haven’t had a chance to check out our products, here is your next golden opportunity!

By in Media & Events Comments Off on WhiskyLive NYC – Feb. 25th & 26th

WhiskyLive NYC – Feb. 25th & 26th

We will be sampling some of our finest spirits at the WhiskyLive NYC event in New York, NY February 25th and 26th!  WhiskyLive is the international celebration of whisky, bringing all the whiskies of the world together under one roof.  What could possibly be better than that?

Aside from all of the whisky, there will be great food and a range of education and entertainment to make learning about whisky both fun and stimulating.

If you have any interest in attending WhiskyLive this year, additional information and tickets can be found here.

By in Media & Events Comments Off on American Craft Spirits Association Convention 2015

American Craft Spirits Association Convention 2015

We are very excited to be headed to the American Craft Spirits Association Convention & Trade show February 14-16th in Austin, TX. This event is the largest gathering of licensed craft spirits producers in the U.S. and we are proud to be one of them!

We’ve entered four of our products into the competition to see how our spirits stand up to some of the best craft distilleries in the country.

If you are interested in attending the event or finding out more, check out the ACSA website here.

By in Media & Events Comments Off on Events This Upcoming Weekend – Feb 6th & 7th

Events This Upcoming Weekend – Feb 6th & 7th

We have a very busy weekend coming up!  With 5 different locations to taste our product (tasting room included), this upcoming weekend is one of your best opportunities to try our booze and meet the distillers who make it.  Here is a list of the events & places that you will be able to find us:
  • Feb. 6 – Beverage Baron Liquor Store Tasting. 4-6pm. Barre, VT
  • Feb. 6 & 7 – Hotel Vermont Ice Bar. 6:30-9:30pm. Burlington, VT.  Tickets can be purchased here!
  • Feb. 7 – Taste of Vermont. 6:30-9pm. Stratton Mountain Restort Base Lodge. Stratton, VT.  Tickets and info can be found here!
  • Feb. 7 – Meet the Distillers. 6-10pm. Castlerock Pub at Sugarbush Resort. Warren, VT.  Additional info can be found here!

So do your best to get to one of these locations this weekend, we promise you won’t regret it!

 

By in Cocktails, Revolution Rye Comments Off on MRD Manhattan

MRD Manhattan

A VERY CLASSIC COCKTAIL USING OUR ATYPICAL RYE WHISKEY

  • 2 oz. MRD Rye
  • 1/2 oz Sweet Vermouth
  • 2 dashes Angostura Bitters
  • 1 Cherry

Shake rye, sweet vermouth, and bitters with ice.  Strain into a chilled martini glass and garnish with cherry.  This cocktail was created by and is featured at Timbers Restaurant & The Castlerock Pub – both up at Sugarbush Resort.

By in Media & Events Comments Off on Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America Website Feature

Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America Website Feature

We are very excited to have a photo of some of our award winning spirits featured on the Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America website! Take a look at their site for updates on events and competitions happening in the wine & spirits world.

http://www.wswaconvention.org/isotope_category/exhibitors-and-suites/

By in Cocktails, First Run Rum Comments Off on The Mad Hemingway

The Mad Hemingway

  • 1 part First Run Rum
  • 1 part grapefruit juice
  • 1 part Luxardo Maraschino Liqueur
  • lime for garnish

Shake rum, grapefruit juice, and maraschino liquor.  Pour over ice and add lime for garnish.  

By in Cocktails Comments Off on Brandy Old Fashioned

Brandy Old Fashioned

A MAD RIVER TWIST ON A CLASS, 19th CENTURY COCKTAIL

  • 2 oz MRD Malvados Apple Brandy
  • 2 tsp Vermont Maple Syrup
  • 2 Dashes Bitters
  • 1 Thick Blood Orange Wedge
  • 1 Amarena/Maraska Cherry

Muddle the blood orange wedge, cherry, bitters and maple syrup.  In shaker, add ice, Malvados and muddled ingredients and shake it up!  Pour into a rocks glass and top it off with club soda.

 

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