Sagamore Spirit Rye Whiskey

Sagamore Spirit Rye Whiskey

When the founders of the distillery began their whiskey-making journey, they weren’t just interested in creating a product; they wanted to resurrect Maryland’s whiskey heritage, and they did.

Angry Orchard Hardcore Dark Cherry Apple

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Another thing that makes Angry Orchard Hardcore Dark Cherry unique is its alcohol content. At 6.5% ABV, it is one of the stronger ciders on the market. This makes it perfect for those who want a little more kick to their drink.

PiggyBack 100 Proof

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PiggyBack 100 proof bourbon is a relatively new addition to the world of bourbons. Produced by WhistlePig, a Vermont-based distillery known for its premium rye whiskeys, PiggyBack is their first bourbon release.

The Perfect Lemon Drop Martini

My first lemon drop was at a local restaurant where Damian and I used to meet before we were married. It was actually the spot of our first date. I know…sappy stuff.

Blood and Sand

I first tasted a Blood and Sand cocktail while visiting a favorite restaurant, Hardware. The picture on the menu reminded me of a Manhattan so I thought I’d give it a try.

Hardware Restaurant

Let me tell you about the most amazing restaurant you haven’t heard of. I live in the far west suburbs of Chicago. I mean, there’s a cornfield behind my house. An hour west of Chicago feels like a few days from the city. However, we can drive about 30 minutes east and find incredible restaurants. Enter…Hardware Restaurant.