Category Archives: Cocktail Recipes

Holiday Party Cocktails

Since it is the season to be jolly and not a scrooge we and need all the help we can get, we have created a party planning checklist for you. Getting together with friends and family is a highlight to the holiday season so let’s make sure your party prep is as stress-free as possible! [...]

Gobble ‘Til You Wobble Holiday Cocktails

If you’re like so many of us you have relatives in town. Or maybe you are the relative who has come to town. So much together time calls for a little something extra. Here is a way to start holiday morning off right (and it will make that cooking feel so much easier!) Cranberry Whiskey [...]

The History of the Old Fashioned

History of the Old Fashioned You've probably heard of an Old Fashioned. In fact, if you were a fan of Mad Men's Don Draper I'm sure you have, since it happens to be his drink of choice. However, the Old Fashioned has been around much, much longer than the 1960's of Don Drapers world. And [...]

Trick-or-Drink: Entertain the adults this Halloween

If you have to skip the trick or treating, but are still a kid at heart go straight to planning an adult Halloween party. Bring out the pumpkins and the candy corn- you may find it to be one of the best parties you've ever hosted! For a little bit classy and a little bit [...]

July Tangerine Vodka Sale

During the month of July we are celebrating the last of our HDC Tangerine Vodka. If you haven't tried it before make sure you head to one of our tasting rooms. It is light and refreshing and perfect to make a wonderful summer cool down drink. During July if you buy any regular priced bottle [...]

Hibiscus Limeade Popsicle Cocktail

Garden parties. Wedding showers. Baby showers. Tea parties. Girls night out. Pool parties. So many reasons to make a beautiful, unique, delicious cocktail. And, it honestly could not be simpler. As far as my skill set goes, the easier the better. We wanted to come up with a cocktail that is impressive and delicious, and, […]

Shakers

Before I started working at Heritage Distilling I didn't own a shaker. And all I have to say for myself is- I DIDN'T KNOW!!!! I had no idea why or how you would use a shaker. I thought it was something only for a fancy bartender in a tropical location. It was foreign and confusing. [...]

Commander in Chief Cocktails

Presidents Day is upon us once again, and what better way to celebrate the men who helped shape this country (and the long weekend) than with these HDC Commander in Chief themed cocktails? HDC McKinley's Delight Historians suggest our 25th President William McKinley wasn't a heavy drinker like some of his predecessors, however his staff [...]

Whiskey Wednesday

I was scrolling through Urban Dictionary, just trying to keep up on teenager vocabulary, when I happened upon the term 'Whiskey Wednesday. Yep, in Urban Dictionary. Who knew! The official definition: "The day in the middle of the week where the only thing you can drink is whiskey" Makes sense. I decided to google the [...]

Citrus in Winter

Citrus. Doesn't it just make you think of warm summer breezes full of sunshine and smiles? Do you ever wonder why- because citrus is in season during the winter! What? Really? Yep- citrus is officially a 'Winter Fruit' I've decided its to help us have hope that those cold winter days are almost over and [...]