Cocktails: The Velkomstdrink

Cocktails: The Velkomstdrink

In researching the concept of hygge, we stumbled across a drink tradition that goes by the name of by the name of “velkomstdrink,” which translates to “Welcome Drink” in Danish (well, we think so, finding anything on the drink in English was challenging.) Given our penchant for cocktails, we knew that this would be a...
December 04, 2015 — Molly Szkotak
A Brief History: Moonshine

A Brief History: Moonshine

If you consider yourself an advanced drinker, you may approach moonshine with a bit of resistance and trepidation. Who hasn't heard of the many terrifying stories from crazy uncle Cletus about going down the rabbit hole with a jar of rotgut? When we discovered locally-distilled Belle Isle Craft Spirits we were intrigued by its updated...