Winter Vortex

Winter Vortex

To celebrate releasing his latest liqueur, our friend Rim Vilgalys at Brothers Vilgalys Spirits concocted this wintertime sipper using only NC-ingredients, and it’s delicious! Winter Vortex Print Recipe Servings 1 cocktail Servings 1 cocktail Winter Vortex Print...

Old Fashioned

A well-made Old-Fashioned is a work of art in-and-of itself, the definition of a hard-earned nightcap, and the classiest standby in the discerning drinker’s arsenal.  This is a reinterpretation of the classic, substituting maple syrup for the quintessential...
Miranda Escalante’s NC Cider Hot Toddy

Miranda Escalante’s NC Cider Hot Toddy

From our friend Miranda Escalate at Grove Park Inn in Asheville comes this delicious cold-weather treat, using two different NC spirits as well as fresh NC apple cider.  Hot toddys are the perfect cocktail for warming you up when it’s cold outside, especially...

The Livin’ is Easy

From Sandra Barrows at Fiction Kitchen, this was the first of a four course Summer Tasting dinner we did with Crude Bitters. The Summer Samba is a delicious and refreshing craft cocktail that was perfectly paired with an amazing fresh mozzarella and roasted veggie...
Apple Brandy Alexander

Apple Brandy Alexander

Elliotts on Linden, one of our favorite places to eat in Pinehurst, featured our spirits at a mixology event they held.  We love this take on the classic brandy alexander using our Apple Brandy. Apple Brandy Alexander Print Recipe Servings Prep Time 1 cocktail 2...

The Big Apple

Well-done Manhattans are the quintessential classy nightcap.  Similar to a martini, usually Manhattans feature bourbon or rye whiskey.  We love it with our bourbon barrel-aged Apple Brandy! The Big Apple Print Recipe Servings Prep Time 1 drink 3 minutes Servings Prep...