The holiday season is upon us, and what better way to embrace the festive spirit than by indulging in the magical world of winter flavors crafted by your favorite local artisans and breweries?
Picture yourself cozied up in your favorite local spot surrounded by powdery white snow, while you sip on the spirits that effortlessly warm your heart. Join us on a flavorful journey along the trail of craft beers, delightful spirits and special cocktails that promise to make this winter unforgettable.
Be prepared to encounter a symphony of seasonal spices and merriment with every sip. Our curated list of favorites guarantees a delightful experience, featuring unique creations from local breweries and distilleries.
Rattlesnake Rosie’s Apple Pie Whiskey:
Dive into the warmth of the season with Iron Smoke’s Rattlesnake Rosie’s Apple Pie Whiskey. This crafted delight captures the essence of winter in a glass. Made with Iron Smoke’s very own artisan handcrafted corn whiskey and upstate New York apple cider, cinnamon, vanilla and brown sugar.
Let the festivities continue with No BS Brew’s Holiday Ale. A masterful concoction of flavors, this refreshing ale is ged on maraschino cherries, fresh ground cinnamon and Madagascar vanilla beans. Perfect to celebrate the holidays!
Winter Warmer Ale:
Featuring a subtle red hue, this ale is spiced to enhance aroma, and is perfect for a cold winter evening.
Experience the joy of the season with NYBP’s Yule Mule. This refreshing and festive cocktail is a delightful twist on a classic, offering a perfect balance of flavors that will leave your taste buds tingling with joy.
Kacey’s Christmas Ale:
Immerse yourself in the holiday cheer with Rorbach Brewing Company’s Kacey’s Christmas Ale. This seasonal brew is a tribute to winter and the founder’s daughter, Kacey. A brown ale boasting chocolate and coffee flavors balanced by the crisp zest of hops, finishing with the semi-tart cherry taste.
With a robust foundation of bready malt and a delicate touch of hops, the Village Lager pays homage to the cherished nostalgia of the holiday season. This expertly crafted brew captures the essence of festive moments with every sip, inviting you to revel in the timeless flavors that define this joyous time of year.
Sugar Cookie Cocktail:
This delicious treat is even tastier than it even looks! Crafted with Star Cider’s Apple Brandy, AND Black Button Distilling’s Bourbon Cream and house made vanilla syrup with a frosting/sprinkle garnish, this is a seasonal treat you won’t want to miss!
Gingerbread Man Cocktail:
This delightful creation combines the crispness of cider with the warmth of gingerbread spices, creating a perfect harmony that will leave you wanting more.