Beverage Menu

On Mixology...

We pride ourselves on a hybrid of classic & modern mixing techniques influenced by classic cocktail recipes. Sometimes you don't need a fancy cocktail, sometimes you need a drink, we have those too.

Specialty Cocktails | $13

The Localist
Advocate for Local Products
Green Hat Gin, BeeGeorge Honey, lemon juice, orange flame, candied grapefruit
Tart and refreshing drink served on the rocks with local flavors

 Primitive American
a.k.a. American Primitivism
Catoctin Creek Roundstone Rye, Small's American Dry Gin, Pierre Ferrand Dry Curacao, lemon juice, sugar
Laces together gin & whiskey for a distinctly American palate in a mix-illogical way

Fascist Killer
It's the democratic way
Four Roses Yellow Label Bourbon, Amaro Lucano, Green Chartreuse, basil, lemon peel
Strong sipper served in a coupe with hints of cola & herbs

Sammie Abbott
Stiff drink for a tough leader
Maison Rouge Cognac, Suze, bitter lemon syrup, Angostura bitters, Peychaud’s bitters, ex spray
A second improvisation of the classic Sazerac, fit for those willing to fight for something better

Seasonal Cocktails

She Is Trouble | $12
Tread very lightly
Uncle Val’s Botanical Gin, Boomsma Cloosterbitter Liqueur, muddled lime, sugar
Christine’s original Caipirinha riff presents clean, herbaceous flavor & a touch of lime. Tread

#NYDCG&T | $12
Only @RepublicTakoma
NYDC Perry’s Tot Navy Strength Gin, Jack Rudy’s Tonic  Syrup, bitter lemon, club soda, orange, lemon & lime wheels
A dissertation on proper gin & tonic technique, back by demand. It’s G&T season, baby!

Cocktail Lab

Animal Farm | $13
All animals are equal
Barr Hill Gin, lime, Manor Hill Peach Witbier Syrup,  Angostura bitters, brandied cherry
Manor Hill’s “Farm Fuzz” is the centerpiece of a silky, sweet, peach forward treat that is sure to delight

 of Darkness | $13
Welcome to the Jungle
Catoctin Creek Roundstone Rye, China China Amer, Cynar Artichoke, bitter lemon, ex spray, orange peel
Hard to pin down, this Sazerac riff presents orange, bitter chocolate & whiskey flavors with a long finish

Shrubs

People's Shrub | $10
On the shortness of life… Life is long if you know how to live it
Reyka Vodka, Pernod Absinthe, Don Ciccio & Figli Limoncello, Cabernet Vinegar, Coriander and Raspberry Jam, Mint Fresh Mint

Swear Like a Sailor | $10
And @#$% like one too
Smith & Cross Rum, Velvet Falernum, Clement Canne Bleue Rhum Agricole, Apple Cider Vinegar, ginger, lime, turmeric, Angostura flame

Hedges

Scottish Breakfast | $13
Oh to be young again… 
Talisker 10 Year Old Scotch, Capitoline Rose Vermouth, orange juice, Spiced Beet Shrub, mulled cider syrup
This bright purple Blood & Sand riff will change the way you think about scotch. And beets. 

Gifts of Oaxaca | $12
See you in the pit

Machetazo & Peloton de la Muerte Mezcal, Lemon-Thyme Shrub, lime juice, rosemary syrup
We’re showcasing two of our favorite mescals in this tart, vegetal, and smoky treat

Classic Cocktails

Manhattan | $13
Brett's favorite
Hudson Manhattan Rye, Dolin Rouge Vermouth, Angostura bitters, brandied cherry

Sazerac | $13
Danny's Favorite
Catoctin Creek Rye, bitter lemon, Peychaud's bitters, ex spray, lemon peel

Old-fashioned | $12
The timeless classic
Eagle Rare Bourbon, sugar, Angostura bitters, orange peel, brandied cherry

Sidecar | $12
If you're feeling ritzy
Maison Rouge Cognac, triple sec, lemon, flamed orange peel

Negroni | $13
The pre-dinner cocktail
Barr Hill Gin, Campari, Dolin Rouge Vermouth, orange peel, orange sections

Moscow Mule | $11
For Vladimir
Tito's Vodka, Maine Root Ginger Brew, lime, sugar

Dry Martini | $11
Feels good to be loved again
District Distilling Corridor Vodka, Dolin Dry Vermouth, olive juice, three olives

Daiquiri | $11
Not the frozen kind
Flor de Caña Gran Reserva Rum, lime, sugar, lime wheel

The Last Word | $11
Enough Said
New Amsterdam Gin, Green Chartreuse, Luxardo Maraschino Liqueur, lime juice

Local Draft Beer

Our draft list is always 100% self distributed

Bighorn  mini $6 / pint $8 / Pitcher $19
The Brewer's Art, Baltimore, MD
Helles Bock, 6.8% ABV

Country Ride  mini $6 / pint $8 / Pitcher $19
RAR Brewing Company, Cambridge, MD
American Pale Ale, 5.8% ABV

Southern Torrent mini $6 / pint $8 / Pitcher $19
Hellbender Brewing Company, Washington, DC
Saison, 4.3% ABV

Yipes  mini $6 / pint $8 / Pitcher $19
The Brewer's Art, Baltimore, MD
Saison, 4.3% ABV

Baymore mini $7.5 / 13oz $9
Waredaca Brewing Company, Latonsville, MD

Double IPA, 7.7% ABV

Miami Weisse  mini $6 / pint $8 / Pitcher $19
Jailbreak Brewing Company, Laurel, MD
Berliner Weisse, 4.0% ABV

Cider

Hop Tropic | $8
A dry hopped juice bomb of a ciderwith tropical fruity flavors of mango, grapefruit and citrus
Graft Cidery | Newburgh, NY  | 12oz can

Celebration Cider | $15
A classic rendition of French Normandy-style cider; crisp apple character & bright carbonation
Distillery Lane Ciderworks | Jefferson, MD  | 375ml bottle

Farm Flor | $8
A blend of wild brett-fermented juicy young cider with funky & acidic barrel aged cider 
Graft Cidery | Newburgh, NY  | 12oz can

Dessert Diamonds | $8
A bright, tart and fruity salted cider with tamarind and ginger 
Graft Cidery | Newburgh, NY  | 12oz can