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By in Bourbon, Cocktails, Maple Cask Rum Comments Off on Autumn Sour

Autumn Sour

1 1/2 oz Maple Cask Rum (or Bourbon) 1/2 oz Cream Sherry (Lustau Solera Sherry) 1/2 oz Lemon juice  1 TBSP of Pumpkin Butter 4 dashes Angostura bitters  Combine all ingredients into a shaker. Shake the contents and strain them over large ice in a rocks glass, or in a coup glass. Garnish with a cinnamon stick […]

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What is a Control State?

If you’re a purveyor of alcohol—whether beer, wine or liquor—then you may have heard of the term “Control State.” What exactly does that mean? Well, it’s not a nod to the government-controlled dystopian society in George Orwell’s 1984.  After Prohibition was abolished in the United States in 1933, the sale and distribution of alcohol fell […]

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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Featured in Forbes

We're featured in Forbes for this refreshing and easy summer cocktail, the Tap & Press, which includes our award-winning Maple Cask Rum.

By in Cocktails, PX Rum Comments Off on PX Pineapple Daiquiri

PX Pineapple Daiquiri

2 oz PX Rum 3/4 oz Pineapple Juice 1/2 oz Lime Juice 1/2 Demerara Syrup In a shaker add all ingredients with ice. Shake for about 8-10 seconds. Strain contents into a coupe glass. Fresh flower for garnish.

By in Burnt Rock Bourbon, Cocktails Comments Off on Smokey Bokey

Smokey Bokey

Combine in a shaker over ice, shake briefly. Strain into a Double Old Fashioned glass and garnish with 4 dashes Angostura Bitters, and 1 spray of Alice & The Magician Autumn Bonfire Spray.

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Old Pal

1 oz Bourbon Whiskey 1 oz Cappelletti 1 oz Dolin Blanc vermouth Combine in a mixing glass over ice, stir briefly. Strain into a small wine glass and garnish with an orange peel.

By in Cocktails, PX Rum Comments Off on Spanish Negroni

Spanish Negroni

1.5 oz PX Rum 0.5 oz Cappalletti 0.75 oz Carpano Antica 0.25 oz Abracadabra Cold Brew Coffee Combine in a mixing glass over ice, stir briefly. Strain into a Double Old Fashioned glass and garnish with a grapefruit peel.

By in Cocktails, First Run Rum Comments Off on Old Cuban

Old Cuban

2 oz First Run Rum 0.75 oz Mint Simple Syrup 1 oz Lime Juice 2 dashes Angostura Bitters Fever Tree Club Soda Combine in a shaker over ice, shake briefly. Strain into a chilled Coupe glass, top off with club soda and garnish with a Mint Sprig.

By in Cocktails, Revolution Rye Comments Off on Trinidad Sour

Trinidad Sour

1 oz Revolution Rye Whiskey 1 oz Orgeat 0.75 oz Lemon Juice 0.5 Angostura Bitters Combine in a shaker over ice, shake briefly. Strain into a small wine glass and garnish with a lemon peel. Watch how to make it here!

By in Bourbon, Cocktails Comments Off on Boulevardier

Boulevardier

1.5 oz Bourbon Whiskey 0.75 oz Cocchi di Torino 0.75 oz Campari Combine in a mixing glass over ice, stir briefly. Strain into a Double Old Fashioned glass and garnish with an orange peel.

By in Cocktails, PX Rum Comments Off on PX Palmetto

PX Palmetto

1.5 oz PX Rum 1.5 oz Cocchi di Torino 4 dashes Scrappy's Orange Bitters Combine in a mixing glass over ice, stir briefly. Strain into a chilled Coupe glass and garnish with an orange peel.

By in Cocktails, First Run Rum Comments Off on Airmail

Airmail

2 oz First Run Rum 0.75 oz Honey Syrup 0.75 oz Lime Juice Sparkling Wine Combine in a shaker over ice, shake briefly. Strain into a Highball glass, top off with sparkling wine and garnish with a lime wheel.

By in Cocktails, First Run Rum Comments Off on Mad River Punch

Mad River Punch

2 oz First Run Rum 1 oz Pineapple Juice 0.5 oz Jack Rudy Grenadine 0.5 oz Lime Juice 0.5 oz Orange Juice Combine in a shaker over ice, shake briefly. Dump contents into a large wine glass and garnish with an orange slice and mint sprig.

By in Cocktails, Revolution Rye Comments Off on Switchel in the Rye

Switchel in the Rye

1.5 oz Revolution Rye Whiskey 0.5 oz Royal Rose Jasmine Syrup 0.25 oz Lemon Juice 2 oz VT Switchel Combine in a shaker over ice, shake briefly. Strain into a Highball glass, garnish with a lemon peel.