SPIRITS & COCKTAILS

Michigan-Made Artisan Spirits

We only serve top-shelf spirits crafted and distilled right here in Michigan. A quickly growing industry nationwide, Michigan now ranks sixth in craft distillery numbers, with more than two dozen producers. We invite you to taste what the fuss is all about!

Bourbon & Whiskey

Grand Traverse Small Batch Bourbon: Handcrafted & barrel-aged for 3 years. Smokey on the palate with notes of tobacco, vanilla, and oak, with a long, clean finish. 92 Proof
Journeyman Last Feather Rye: Organic rye whiskey made from a blend of Midwestern rye and wheat with just a touch of barley added to round out the flavor. 90 proof
New Holland Beer Barrel Bourbon: Aged first in oak barrels for several years, before a 3 month slumber in Dragon’s Milk beer barrels. Biscuit notes & smooth malt character combine with whiskey tones of toffee & caramel. 80 Proof
New Holland Hatter Royale Hopped Whiskey: Twice distilled, then steeped with Centennial hops. 80 Proof
New Holland Zeppelin Blend: Straight-malt whiskey, twice distilled & aged 3+ years in new American oak with a heavy char. Notes of vanilla & clove arise leading to a classic American-oak finish. 90 Proof
Traverse City Whiskey Co. Straight Bourbon XXX Whiskey: An incredibly smooth, vanilla-rich Straight Bourbon Whiskey aged 4 years in matured new American oak barrels. 86 Proof
Traverse City Whiskey Co. American Cherry Edition Whiskey: Building off of their Straight Bourbon, locally-grown cherries are added to this delicious bourbon for a lovely aroma and subtle cherry flavor. 70 proof
Mixed Whiskey Flight: ½ oz each: Beer Barrel Bourbon, Zeppelin Bend, Small Batch Bourbon, & Last Feather Rye.

Vodka

Valentine Vodka: Distilled in copper pots, it has mild aromas of banana-coconut pudding & pastry aromas with a silky medium to full body & a creamy, peppery spice & talc finish. Derived from a blend of corn, wheat, & barley. 80 proof
Civilized Sakura: Hand-crafted vodka created through the distillation of cherries for natural cherry flavor, with a cherry nose and distinct sweetness. Perfect for sipping or mixing! 80 proof
Valentine White Blossom: Award-winning vodka infused with elderflower and grapefruit.  Sweetened with all-natural Michigan beet sugar, it features rich tropical aromas and flavors of lychee, peach, and elderflower. 80 proof

Gin & Rum

New Holland Blue Haven Gin: This juniper and citrus-forward gin is steeped on locally-grown blueberries for a delicate berry flavor & a slight, nuanced sweetness. 80 Proof
Two James Old Cockney Gin: Handcrafted using soft winter wheat & rye. Drawing on London-style gins, it is distilled with heavy juniper & accompanied by select botanicals. Dry, smooth, with a unique harmonious balance of flavors. 82 proof
Iron Fish Michigan White Rum: Beautifully bright and light, made with Sleeping Bear Farms’ honey and Caribbean molasses. 80 Proof
New Holland Freshwater Michigan Rum: Molasses and cane sugar rum barrel-aged in oak for at least six months presents a caramel color and deep body. A rich, smooth marriage of molasses and oak. 80 Proof

Other Liquors

New Holland Clockwork Orange: Spiced orange liqueur made with oranges, orange peel, cinnamon, coriander, and cardamom. Bright flavors contribute to cocktails with deliciously restrained sweetness. 80 Proof
Two James Nain Rouge Absinthe Verte: Traditional French spirit distilled with Wormwood, Fennel, Green Anise, &over 100 pounds of botanicals to create a spirit that has an unfathomable depth of flavor and complexity. It’s flavor is strongly reminiscent of black licorice, and it is strong, both in flavor and alcohol.  120 Proof

WhichCraft Signature Cocktails

Traditional and “Reimagined” Classics

Basic Bill: This features the rich flavors of aged rum, orange liqueur, & sweet vermouth with a dash of bitters & an orange twist.
Beery Manhattan: Beer Barrel Bourbon & sweet vermouth with a rich stout, a dash of bitters, & garnish with a cherry!
French 75: Bright, crisp, and delicious cocktail featuring sparkling wine, gin, lemon juice, and simple syrup with a lemon twist.
Hoparita: Similar to a margarita, we combine hopped whiskey with orange liqueur, lime juice, and simple syrup, and garnish with a lime.
Old Fashioned: Developed in the 19th century, this simple cocktail combines XXX Bourbon, sugar, & bitters, garnished with a cherry.
Sazerac: Feeling bold? Rye whiskey, sugar, & Peychaud’s Bitters in an absinthe-rinsed glass with a twist of lemon.
WhichCraft Sour: Beer Barrel Bourbon mixed with a light ale, lemon juice, lime juice, simple syrup & garnished with lemon twist.

Martinis

Classic Martini: Your choice of Gin or Vodka shaken with dry vermouth and garnished with a lemon twist or olive.
Blueberry Martini: Blue Haven gin mixed with clockwork orange liqueur, lemon juice, simple syrup, and a dash of grenadine.
Cherry Martini: Sakura Cherry Vodka combined with grenadine, Clockwork Orange, and lime juice with a cherry garnish.
Citrus Martini: White Blossom Vodka with orange juice, lime juice, simple syrup, and garnished with a lime twist.

Fruit & Spice

Cherry Midlander: Hard cider mixed with Sakura Cherry vodka, lime juice, simple syrup, bitters, and garnished with a twist of lime.
Blueberry Basil Smash: Blue Haven gin with muddled blueberries, fresh basil, lime, & simple syrup, garnished with fresh berries.
Madras: Cranberry juice & orange juice combine to highlight the grapefruit/elderflower essence of White Blossom Vodka.
Orange Poppy: The licorice-like flavors of absinthe combine with Clockwork Orange, orange juice, & lemon/lime soda.
Rum Sunset: A taste of the Caribbean, we combine white rum with orange, lime, & grenadine, top it with soda & garnish with a lime.

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