Cozy Sweater

Cozy Sweater

1½ oz Hardware Distillery Aquavit
½ oz Cinnamon simple syrup*
2 dashes Orange Bitters
Chill before serving.
Garnish with an orange peel.

*Combine ½ cup water, ½ cup sugar, and 3 cinnamon sticks.
Cook until sugar dissolves. When cool, remove cinnamon sticks.
The leftover simple syrup can be stored in the refrigerator for about one week.

Royal Wedding

Royal Wedding

Ingredients:
2 parts Crabby Ginny Gin
1 part Cardamom Aquavit
½ part lemon juice
½ part simple syrup
3-5 drops orange (more…)

Norski

Norski

Norski

2 oz. Cardamom Aquavit
½ oz. freshly squeezed lime juice
½ oz. simple syrup
½ oz. lingonberry syrup (available at IKEA)
1-2 drops of peach bitters (Fee Brothers or other brand)

** Stir and serve over ice. **

(Recipe courtesy of the Distillery’s friend Tom)

Fjord Mist

Fjord Mist

Dill-Aquavit

Fjord Mist

Fill old-fashioned glass (or similar glassware) with ice, and add:

1½ parts Hardware Distillery Dill Aquavit
½ part Elderflower Liqueur, such as St. Germain
2 parts juice from fresh cucumbers
½ part simple syrup
Add club soda
Cucumber slice to garnish

Hardware Hot Chocolate

Hardware Hot Chocolate

Cardamom-Aquavit-a

Hardware Hot Chocolate

Fill your favorite mug with hot chocolate
Add 1½ shots of Hardware Cardamom Aquavit
Add 3/4 shot of Irish Cream Liqueur
Gently stir the hot chocolate and spirits
Sprinkle ground cinnamon on top*

*For a spicy variation, sprinkle ground cayenne with the cinnamon

Julevit

Julevit

cocktail-Hardware-julevit-thIngredients:

Sugar cube

Splash of Becherovka

Orange segment (blood orange, if available)

2 oz. Hardware Distillery Aquavit

Ice

Splash of water

Directions:

Place the sugar cube on a tea plate. Cover the sugar cube with Becherovka and soak the sugar cube until softened. Place the sugar in the glass with the orange and muddle lightly, crushing the softened sugar, but lightly bruising the orange. Add ice and Hardware Distillery Aquavit. Top with a splash of water. Garnish with orange.