we aren’t here to simply pour your vodka sodas and call it a day.

why we do what we do


We aren’t here to simply pour your vodka sodas and call it a day.  To us, that’s boring.

We channel our energy into curating truly creative and engaging ideas to make your events and experiences unique.

We keep things simple and approachable, and keep over-the-top hospitality at the core of everything we do.

Whether we’re serving you a drink or empowering you to create your own,
seeing a smile on your face brings a smile to ours.

our mission:
to promote genuine hospitality through interactive cocktail experiences

 

what does that entail?

our mission:
to promote genuine hospitality through interactive cocktail experiences


what does that entail?

experiential drink menus,

interactive mixology classes,

& creative cocktail offerings

experiential drink menus,

interactive mixology classes,

& creative cocktail offerings



a word from the owner


H
i there!  I’m Ross, one of several faces that make up our small but mighty team.
 
After climbing the corporate ladder for a bit, I decided it wasn’t for me.  Too much bureaucracy, and not enough hospitality.  So I chose to say goodbye to a salary, and jumped into bartending because of the genuine satisfaction I get from expressing creativity and serving others.  I immediately fell in love with the craft cocktail industry, and haven’t looked back since.
 
Years later, I’ve converted into a self-proclaimed cocktail nerd and hospitality extraordinaire.  For some street cred, I’ve become a member of the Chicago chapter of the United States Bartenders Guild, a BarSmarts Academy Graduate, have earned Certifications from the globally-recognized Wine & Spirit Education Trust, Tequila Regulatory Council, and more.
 
I am still very much a continuous student of the industry.  I expand my knowledge in many ways, but none more important than by collaborating with people like you.  Whether you’re a fellow member of “the industry,” a connoisseur of cocktails, or simply a consumer of cocktails, I want to learn from and with you.
 
I look forward to crafting you a cocktail, sharing some knowledge, or having a chat over a drink sometime soon.
 
Cheers!
Ross Hunt
Owner/Chief Cocktail Nerd
Certified Inclusive Professional


a word from the owner


H
i there!  I’m Ross, one of several faces that make up our small but mighty team.
 
After climbing the corporate ladder for a bit, I decided it wasn’t for me.  Too much bureaucracy, and not enough hospitality.  So I chose to say goodbye to a salary, and jumped into bartending because of the genuine satisfaction I get from expressing creativity and serving others.  I immediately fell in love with the craft cocktail industry, and haven’t looked back since.
 
Years later, I’ve converted into a self-proclaimed cocktail nerd and hospitality extraordinaire.  For some street cred, I’ve become a member of the Chicago chapter of the United States Bartenders Guild, a BarSmarts Academy Graduate, have earned Certifications from the globally-recognized Wine & Spirit Education Trust, Tequila Regulatory Council, and more.
 
I am still very much a continuous student of the industry.  I expand my knowledge in many ways, but none more important than by collaborating with people like you.  Whether you’re a fellow member of “the industry,” a connoisseur of cocktails, or simply a consumer of cocktails, I want to learn from and with you.
 
I look forward to crafting you a cocktail, sharing some knowledge, or having a chat over a drink sometime soon.
 
Cheers!
Ross Hunt
Owner/Chief Cocktail Nerd
Certified Inclusive Professional