ARBOR SUMMER GINTASTING NOTES
Featured Cocktail:Summer Swizzle
At Ann Arbor Distilling Co., we’re tired of industrial-grade spirits that taste more like butane and less like a beverage. So we set up shop to be able to build our spirits from scratch. Not every boutique distillery has the setup or the vision to start right from grain and manage the process all the way to your glass. One sip, and the difference is clear.
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1.5oz Arbor Spring Gin .75oz fresh lime juice .5oz simple syrup 1-2 strawberries muddledMuddle strawberries in cocktail shaker, add all other ingredients along with a scoop of ice, shake vigorously and double strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with a lime wheel.
1.5oz Arbor Winter Gin
3 oz grapefruit juice
.25oz rosemary infused simple syrup
Small pinch of salt
Build in Collins glass over ice.
Garnish with a rosemary sprig.
2oz Arbor Fall Gin .25oz honey syrup (equal parts honey and water) Bitters
Add ingredients to pint glass with ice, stir for 30 seconds, strain over fresh ice in a rocks glass.
Add a couple dashes of bitters and garnish with an orange zest.
1.5oz Arbor Wheat Vodka .75oz fresh lime juice quality ginger beer Build in Moscow Mule mug filled with ice and top with ginger beer. Lime wheel garnis
1.5OZ ARBOR WHEAT VODKA 1.5OZ SPAULDING's COFFEE LIQUEUR AND SWIRL IN 0.5OZ CREAM FOR A WHITE RUSSIAN THAT WOULD BLOW EVEN THE DUDE'S MIND.
Water Hill Absinthe Violette uses the classic ingredient list of wormwood, fennel and star anise, along with other, less common ingredients that pay homage to the terroir of Michigan, such as hops, linden and elderflower. The resulting spirit is a unique violet hue that transforms into a cool lavender when the spirit is diluted.
1.5oz Water Hill Cherry Eau De Vie
.5oz fresh lemon juice
.5oz vanilla infused simple syrup
Egg whiteSoda water Add ingredients to cocktail shaker, add ice and shake vigorously for 30 seconds. Strain into collins glass filled with ice. Top with soda water and garnish with a lemon peel.
ANN ARBOR DISTILLING CO. CREATES ALL OF ITS AWARD-WINNING SPIRITS FROM INGREDIENTS THAT ARE SOURCED HERE IN THE STATE OF MICHIGAN. THIS COOPERATION WITH MICHIGAN FARMS ALLOWS US TO CHOOSE THE VERY BEST INPUTS, CREATING PRODUCTS THAT CHANGE HOW OUR CUSTOMERS EXPERIENCE SPIRITS.
Color on the Walls is a rotating art series in the A2DC tasting room. Each month, come enjoy works by local artists.
A2DC will be celebrating four years in business. There will be tours, tastings, a raffle and music from DJ Aaron Batzdorfer.
Our 2nd annual Bells & Barrels market, featuring local artisans and vendors. The perfect spot to get in the holiday spirit and grab some special gifts for loved ones.