Posts Tagged ‘vodka’

Who’s Pouring Which Rail Liquor?

Would you like Bowman's or Grodon's in your gin and tonic?

District Made Vodka and Ivy City Gin on Track for Spring Release

  D.C.'s next booze producer is one step closer to its planned spring opening. One Eight Distilling, located at 1135 Okie St. NE, received its federal permit yesterday and plans to begin construction next week. Co-founders Alexander "Sandy" Wood and Alex Laufer have also released the designs for their Ivy City Gin and District Made […]

A Sweeter, More Local Sloop Betty Vodka Is Coming Soon

The brothers behind the first commercial distillery in Maryland since the 1970s are preparing to launch their second product next month. Christopher and Jonathan Cook of Blackwater Distilling will be sourcing the sugars for their newest product, a honey-infused version of their Sloop Betty vodka (the one with a pinup girl’s nearly revealed booty on the bottle) […]

Biodynamic Drinking: Funxion’s Cocktails Are Healthier, Taste That Way, Too

Strolling into Funxion, the self-described "first FIT Restaurant and Bar in America," is sort of invigorating. At first. Beyond the funky furniture and retro tunes, the place prides itself on offering healthy food and drink options—and that includes the boozy cocktails. You've probably heard about the health benefits of moderate drinking. Well, this joint takes […]

Don’t Make Me Cuke: Circa’s Flavorful ‘Foggy Bottom’ Squashes Vegetal Squeamishness

Finding a drink that screams summer—without it being some frozen monstrosity garnished with a pineapple parrot dressed in flip flops and sunglasses—seems extremely difficult these days. It’s a good thing then that I opted to spend Wednesday afternoon at Circa in Dupont Circle, because I happened upon a fantastic palate-pleasing party in a glass called […]

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