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Bitters For Beginners

What are bitters? If you don’t know or if you’re new to bitters, this post will serve as your Bitters for Beginners guide. 

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What Are Cocktail Aromatics

One way we can improve the flavor of cocktails is by improving the aroma using cocktail aromatics. So, what are cocktail aromatics?

Cocktails & Cannolis

An event so nice, we’re holding it twice! Cocktails & Cannolis is returning to the Burlington Tasting Room on 8/13 from 2-7pm.

Hopscotch Release Event

Join us to celebrate the official release of our single malt whiskey, made in collaboration with Zero Gravity.

Hopscotch Release Event

Join us to celebrate the official release of our single malt whiskey, made in collaboration with Zero Gravity.

Hopscotch Release Event

Join us to celebrate the official release of our single malt whiskey, made in collaboration with Zero Gravity.

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Must-Have Items For Your Home Bar

Barware comes in both “need to have” and “nice to have” categories. Here, we share our “must have” items to set your home bar up for success. 

Industry Night at The Pint

Join us at Industry Night at The Pint. Derek Grimm and Charlie Kazar will create some crave worthy cocktails with Mad River Distillers.

By in Blog Comments Off on Bartender Spotlight Series: Emily Morton of The 126

Bartender Spotlight Series: Emily Morton of The 126

Have you discovered The 126? Located at 126 College Street in Burlington, Vermont is The 126. Step inside and you will discover a bustling cocktail lounge filled with soft jazz music, the sound of cocktails being shaken, and patrons enjoying libations (both alcoholic and non-alcoholic) made by the excellent Bartenders. Originally opened as Deli 126 […]

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Vermont Bartender of the Year 2018

Congratulations Chelsea Harris! Chelsea beat out 12 bartenders over three rounds of competition. The finals were held at the Copper Grouse in Manchester, VT on April 10th. The winning cocktail featured Revolution Rye. The "market basket" for the final round consisted of Revolution Rye, Fernet Branca, a coconut, and a choice of four ice cream […]

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Featured Bartender- Rory Caviness

Rory is the bar manager at La Voile in Boston, MA, and has worked with the whole Mad River Distillers line of spirits since we debuted in Massachusetts. The Sunset Fire cocktail features Revolution Rye and Tahitian Moon highlights Vanilla Rum. Find Rory on Instagram @50shadesofrory Tahitian Moon 1.5  oz  Mad River Vanilla Rum 0.5 […]