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
Catoctin Creek 1757 Brandy, Suze, Kubler Absinthe, bitters: Angostura, Peychaud's bitters, ex spray
A second improvisation of the classic Sazerac, fit for those willing to fight for something better

Seasonal Cocktails

Sweet Sadie | $12
Sugar, spice & everything nice
Los Altos Blanco Tequila, Aperol, Sweet & Savory syrup, lime juice, rosemary
Crushable pink “patio-cocktail” with bright citrus flavor followed by a lasting savory impression

King in the North | $12
The only king I bend my knee to
Pig’s Nose Blended Scotch, China China Amer, Angostura, mulled cider syrup, brandied cherry
Julio’s scotch based Old Fashioned will put hair on your knuckles. You’ll need it… winter is coming

Cocktail Lab

 of Hearts | $13
It's about family business
Catoctin Creek Watershed Gin, Brovo Rose Vermouth, Aperol, Ramazotti Amaro, Pernod Pastis
This light hearted (lol) spin off the original <3 of Darkness dresses up a Negroni riff in a Sazerac’s clothing

 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

Chronicle Begins | $10
Those who truly believe are always rewarded with the truth
One Eight Distilling Ivy City Gin, John D. Taylor’s Velvet Falernum, Apple Cider Vinegar, Macerated Orange, Orange Flame, Sage

Beeten, not defeated | $12
Down, but not out
Tito’s Vodka, Spiced Beet Shrub, Brovo Rose Pink Vermouth, watermelon radish
Tipping the hat & flipping the bird to mother Russia in a chillingly tart fashion. This is veggies, right?

Thyme Will Tell | $12
And heal all wounds
One Eight Distilling Ivy City Gin, Dolin Genepy, Boomsma Cloosterbitter Lemon-Thyme Shrub, Bee George Honey
No shortage of fresh herbs and lemon bring a bright character to everyone’s new favorite DC Gin

Classic Cocktails

Manhattan | $12
Brett's favorite
Eagle Rare Bourbon, 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
Four Roses Bourbon, sugar, Angostura bitters, orange peel, brandied cherry

Sidecar | $12
If you're feeling ritzy
Hennessy VS 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 | $12
For Vladimir
Chopin Rye Vodka, Maine Root Ginger Brew, lime, sugar

Dry Martini | $11
Feels good to be loved again
Tito’s Vodka, Dolin Dry Vermouth, olive juice, three olives

Blood & Sand | $12
Rules be damned
Dewar’s Blended Scotch, orange, Cherry Heering, Dolin Rouge Vermouth 

Daiquiri | $11
Not the frozen kind
Smith & Cross Jamaican Rum, lime, sugar, lime wheel

Martinez | $12
The patriarch cocktail
Hayman’s Old Tom Gin, Dolin Rouge Vermouth, Orange bitters, orange peel

Local Draft Beer

Our draft list is always 100% self distributed

Born Bohemian  mini $6 / pint $8 / Pitcher $19
Denizens Brewing Company, Silver Spring, MD
Czech Style Pilsner, 4.9% ABV

Nanticoke Nectar  mini $6 / pint $8 / Pitcher $19
RAR Brewing Company, Cambridge, MD
American IPA, 7.4% ABV

Farm Fuzz mini $6 / pint $8 / Pitcher $19
Manor Hill Brewing, Ellicott City, MD
Peach Witbier, 4.9% ABV

Into The Dari  mini $6 / pint $8 / Pitcher $19
Jailbreak Brewing Company, Laurel, MD
American Stout, 6.0% ABV

Ephemeral Vol. 2 mini $6 / pint $8 / Pitcher $19
Jailbreak Brewing Company, Laurel, MD

American IPA, 7.1% ABV

Door Slammer  mini $6 / pint $8 / Pitcher $19
The Brewer's Art, Baltimore, MD
Dunkles Bock, 6.3% ABV

Sparkling, Rosé & Cider BTG

Brut Cava, Requena, Spain, Isaac Fernandez  $12
Sparkling Rosé, Jura, France, Domaine Badoz  $15
Rosé, Pourcieux, France, Château de Pourcieux  $13

White BTG

Sauvignon Blanc, Touraine, France, Domaine Plouzeau  $11
Pinot Blanc, Mendocino, California, Girasole  $11
Riesling (off dry), Willamette Valley, Oregon, Montinore Estate  $12

Red BTG

Malbec, La Rioja, Argentina, Chañarmuyo Estate  $12
Grenache Blend, Cotes du Rhone, France, La Cabotte
Cabernet, Paso Robles, California, La Grand Côte  $11
Tempranillo Blend, La Mancha, Spain, Finca Fabian  $12