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Bursting with bright flavors, there’s springtime sip for every seasonal celebration in this cocktail collection.

In Full Bloom: The 11 Best Spring Cocktails

Bursting with bright flavors, there’s springtime sip for every seasonal celebration in this cocktail collection.
While your celebrations may not look quite the same as other years, that doesn’t mean you can’t still have a good time!

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day At Home

While your celebrations may not look quite the same as other years, that doesn’t mean you can’t still have a good time!
It’s up to you to make this Valentine’s Day romantic. Shake up a pair of flirtatious Valentine’s cocktails and make it a night to remember.

Valentine’s Day Cocktails That Make Perfect Last Minute Gifts

It’s up to you to make this Valentine’s Day romantic. Shake up a pair of flirtatious Valentine’s cocktails and make it a night to remember.
Keto cocktails, low calorie alcoholic drinks, and low carb cocktails. Everything you need to kick off the New Year on the right foot is here at Spirit Hub.

New Year, New Me: The Best Diet Friendly Cocktails

Keto cocktails, low calorie alcoholic drinks, and low carb cocktails. Everything you need to kick off the New Year on the right foot is here at Spirit Hub.
The cocktail equivalent to the year’s top food trends are here. From banana bread recipes to sourdough starters, toast to 2020’s food trends!

Cocktail Pairings For 2020’s Top Recipe Trends

The cocktail equivalent to the year’s top food trends are here. From banana bread recipes to sourdough starters, toast to 2020’s food trends!
When the snow starts to pile up, don’t layer your clothing. Layer your cocktails. Explore this list of winter cocktails, and find your favorite seasonal sip.

The 10 Best Winter Cocktails For Cold Nights In

When the snow starts to pile up, don’t layer your clothing. Layer your cocktails. Explore this list of winter cocktails, and find your favorite seasonal sip.
It’s been a long year. Bring in 2021 the right way with these celebratory New Year’s cocktails.

Goodbye 2020, Hello New Year’s Cocktails

It’s been a long year. Bring in 2021 the right way with these celebratory New Year’s cocktails.
Now’s the time to start some new holiday traditions. Like enjoying exciting new cocktails that showcase uncommon craft spirits you can’t get anywhere else.

The Best Craft Cocktails for the Holidays

Now’s the time to start some new holiday traditions. Like enjoying exciting new cocktails that showcase uncommon craft spirits you can’t get anywhere else.
We’re here to help you take that Vodka-Cranberry to an uncommon new level. We’re talking Thanksgiving craft cocktails.

7 Easy Thanksgiving Cocktails

We’re here to help you take that Vodka-Cranberry to an uncommon new level. We’re talking Thanksgiving craft cocktails.
Hang up your cobwebs and carve your jack-o-lanterns. We have the Halloween cocktails for whatever your plans look like.

10 Halloween Cocktails to Get You in the Spirit This Year

Hang up your cobwebs and carve your jack-o-lanterns. We have the Halloween cocktails for whatever your plans look like.
Fill up with something warm, spiced, and pumpkiny. We’ve put together a collection of our favorite fall cocktail recipes.

10 Fall Cocktails for Your Virtual Happy Hour

Fill up with something warm, spiced, and pumpkiny. We’ve put together a collection of our favorite fall cocktail recipes.

Staff Picks


Celebrate one year of Spirit Hub with the launch of our very first Staff Picks collection!

Celebrating One Year of Spirit Hub

Celebrate one year of Spirit Hub with the launch of our very first Staff Picks collection!

Gift Guides


Our guide to the independent distilleries making whiskey from beer for when beer lovers and spirit enthusiasts are in the same room.

Distilling Beer: Craft Spirits for Your Craft Beer Enthusiast

Our guide to the independent distilleries making whiskey from beer for when beer lovers and spirit enthusiasts are in the same room.
The perfect holiday gift idea can be hard to come by. Spirit Hub is making holiday presents easier this year with our Spirit Boxes.

Spirit Boxes: The Best Gift for 2020

The perfect holiday gift idea can be hard to come by. Spirit Hub is making holiday presents easier this year with our Spirit Boxes.
‘Tis the season for giving! Give them something stylishly delicious from Spirit Hub and Tie Bar’s craft collaboration.

Spirit Hub x Tie Bar: Holiday 2020’s Perfect Pair

‘Tis the season for giving! Give them something stylishly delicious from Spirit Hub and Tie Bar’s craft collaboration.
Seven bottles to help you give the gift of uncommon craft this year

Kosher Bottles To Light Up Your Hanukkah

Seven bottles to help you give the gift of uncommon craft this year
Mother’s Day is an occasion to celebrate, honor and reward the amazing women in our world.

Mother’s Day 2020 Gift Guide

Mother’s Day is an occasion to celebrate, honor and reward the amazing women in our world.

Home Bar Essentials


Whiskey snifter? Brandy snifter? Bourbon snifter? Whatever you call it, there are endless uses for snifter glasses.

Five Uses for a Snifter Glass

Whiskey snifter? Brandy snifter? Bourbon snifter? Whatever you call it, there are endless uses for snifter glasses.
Liquor decanters add a bit of style to any home bar. Here’s everything you need to know about shopping for a decanter for spirits.

How To Use A Decanter for Spirits

Liquor decanters add a bit of style to any home bar. Here’s everything you need to know about shopping for a decanter for spirits.
Learn when to shake or stir a cocktail, why you should do one over the other, and most importantly: how to do it!

Shaken or Stirred: When To Do What

Learn when to shake or stir a cocktail, why you should do one over the other, and most importantly: how to do it!
Turn your living room into the cocktail lounge of your dreams with our guide to the essential bar tools for your home bar.

The Complete Bar Tools Guide to Perfect Your Home Bar

Turn your living room into the cocktail lounge of your dreams with our guide to the essential bar tools for your home bar.
Spirit Hub’s definitive guide on how to use the right size, shape and style of ice in your cocktails and mixed drinks.

How to Properly Use Ice in Cocktails

Spirit Hub’s definitive guide on how to use the right size, shape and style of ice in your cocktails and mixed drinks.
You have the perfect craft spirits. Now let’s get you the perfect glass. Welcome to Spirit Hub’s cocktail glass guide.

Spirit Hub's Glassware Guide to the Essential Glasses For Your Home Bar

You have the perfect craft spirits. Now let’s get you the perfect glass. Welcome to Spirit Hub’s cocktail glass guide.

Artisan Avenue


Since 2008, Dr. Sonat Birnecker Hart and KOVAL Distillery have been steadily crafting the future of the independent distilling industry.

Dr. Sonat Birnecker Hart: Educating the Masses with KOVAL Distillery

Since 2008, Dr. Sonat Birnecker Hart and KOVAL Distillery have been steadily crafting the future of the independent distilling industry.
Erin Bell, head distiller and production manager at SILO Distillery is proud to be part of a local artisanal and agricultural community.

Erin Bell: Head Distiller of the Vermont Distillery That’s The Heart And So

Erin Bell, head distiller and production manager at SILO Distillery is proud to be part of a local artisanal and agricultural community.
Partner and Master Distiller at Freeland Spirits, Molly Troupe is shaping the future of independent distilling and craft spirits.

Molly Troupe: Freeland Spirits’ Pioneering Master Distiller

Partner and Master Distiller at Freeland Spirits, Molly Troupe is shaping the future of independent distilling and craft spirits.
Alex Castle, master distiller at Old Dominick Distillery has taken the science of distilling spirits and transformed it into an artform.

Alex Castle: The First Female Master Distiller in Tennessee at Old Dominick

Alex Castle, master distiller at Old Dominick Distillery has taken the science of distilling spirits and transformed it into an artform.
Bruce Boeko is the president, founder and distiller at Nashville Craft Distillery, home to some of the best craft spirits in all of Music City.

Bruce Boeko: Distilling Sorghum Spirits at Nashville Craft Distillery

Bruce Boeko is the president, founder and distiller at Nashville Craft Distillery, home to some of the best craft spirits in all of Music City.
Mountain man Chris Prillaman, founder and head distiller at Twin Creeks Distillery, uses Blue Mountain tradition to distill exceptional craft spirits.

Chris Prillaman: Distilling Virginia Moonshine in the Blue Ridge Mountains

Mountain man Chris Prillaman, founder and head distiller at Twin Creeks Distillery, uses Blue Mountain tradition to distill exceptional craft spirits.
Meet Jan Morris, The Hardware Distillery Co.’s watercoloring owner that makes far more than craft spirits at her Hoodsport distillery.

Jan Morris: The Watercolor Lover Behind The Hardware Distillery Company

Meet Jan Morris, The Hardware Distillery Co.’s watercoloring owner that makes far more than craft spirits at her Hoodsport distillery.
David Woods, Owner/Founder/Lead Distiller At Wiggly Bridge Distillery works alongside his son, making small barrel bourbon in New England.

David Woods: The Baron Of Small Barrel Bourbon

David Woods, Owner/Founder/Lead Distiller At Wiggly Bridge Distillery works alongside his son, making small barrel bourbon in New England.
Distilling Carolina rum by hand is a way of life for Robbie Delaney, founder and head distiller at Muddy River Distillery in Belmont, North Carolina.

Robbie Delaney: Making Craft Carolina Rum at Muddy River Distillery

Distilling Carolina rum by hand is a way of life for Robbie Delaney, founder and head distiller at Muddy River Distillery in Belmont, North Carolina.
P.T. Wood, founder of Wood’s High Mountain Distillery in Salida, Colorado is so popular with the locals, they made him mayor. Twice!

P.T. Wood: The Alchemist Mayor of Wood’s High Mountain Distillery

P.T. Wood, founder of Wood’s High Mountain Distillery in Salida, Colorado is so popular with the locals, they made him mayor. Twice!
Amber Pollock is the Co-Owner of Backwards Distilling Company, a family-run, 
Independent, Wyoming distillery that has a proclivity for the peculiar.

Amber Pollock: Cocktail Ringleader & Maven Of Milk Can Moonshine

Amber Pollock is the Co-Owner of Backwards Distilling Company, a family-run, Independent, Wyoming distillery that has a proclivity for the peculiar.
Surrounded by history in Thornton, Illinois, Ari Klafter is distilling a new legacy within the historic walls of Thornton Distilling Co.

Ari Klafter: Distilling History at Thornton Distilling Co.

Surrounded by history in Thornton, Illinois, Ari Klafter is distilling a new legacy within the historic walls of Thornton Distilling Co.
Since 2005, Kent Rabish and Grand Traverse Distillery have been steadfast in their mission to handcraft unique spirits with fresh, locally sourced ingredients.

Kent Rabish: Keeping Things Local At Grand Traverse Distillery

Since 2005, Kent Rabish and Grand Traverse Distillery have been steadfast in their mission to handcraft unique spirits with fresh, locally sourced ingredients.
With each craft spirit they distill, Dawson Officer and 4 Spirits Distillery raise a glass to the troops. Past, present, and future.

Dawson Officer: 4 Spirits Distillery’s Tribute to the Troops

With each craft spirit they distill, Dawson Officer and 4 Spirits Distillery raise a glass to the troops. Past, present, and future.
Connie Baker, owner and head distiller at Marble Distilling Co. is committed to craft spirits and perfecting sustainable practices.

Connie Baker: CEO of Sustainable Colorado Distillery, Marble Distilling Co.

Connie Baker, owner and head distiller at Marble Distilling Co. is committed to craft spirits and perfecting sustainable practices.
Will Drucker, Founder and Chief Wood splitter at Middlebury, Vt.’s Split Spirits, is a true innovator and an explorer at heart.

Will Drucker: Chief Wood Splitter at Split Spirits

Will Drucker, Founder and Chief Wood splitter at Middlebury, Vt.’s Split Spirits, is a true innovator and an explorer at heart.
Mark Hatfield is the great-great-grandson of Devil Anse Hatfield, patriarch of the infamous family behind Hatfield moonshine.

Mark Hatfield: Continuing the Family Legacy with Hatfield Moonshine

Mark Hatfield is the great-great-grandson of Devil Anse Hatfield, patriarch of the infamous family behind Hatfield moonshine.
In the Floridian sunshine of Fort Myers, owner and visionary of Mr. Tom’s Spirits, Thomas List never stops tinkering and innovating inventive new flavors.

Tom List: Bringing Sugar Free Vodka to Fort Myers and Beyond

In the Floridian sunshine of Fort Myers, owner and visionary of Mr. Tom’s Spirits, Thomas List never stops tinkering and innovating inventive new flavors.
Chris Sywassink is a serial entrepreneur whose latest endeavor is bolstering the Savannah community with craft spirits from Ghost Coast Distillery.

Chris Sywassink: The Serial Entrepreneur Behind Ghost Coast Distillery

Chris Sywassink is a serial entrepreneur whose latest endeavor is bolstering the Savannah community with craft spirits from Ghost Coast Distillery.
Becky Harris, president of Catoctin Creek Distilling Company, is busy putting Virginia whiskey back on the map, one small batch at a time.

Becky Harris: Honoring the Tradition of American Whisky

Becky Harris, president of Catoctin Creek Distilling Company, is busy putting Virginia whiskey back on the map, one small batch at a time.
Craft tequila and Mexican tradition mean everything to José Carlos “J.C.” González, Brand Owner at Juan More Time Tequila in Fontana, California.

José Carlos González: Brand Owner Behind Juan More Time Tequila

Craft tequila and Mexican tradition mean everything to José Carlos “J.C.” González, Brand Owner at Juan More Time Tequila in Fontana, California.
Raymond Bunk is a police commander, retired firefighter and United States serviceman. He’s also one of the owner/operators at Nightside Distillery.

Raymond Bunk: Running America’s Smallest Distillery

Raymond Bunk is a police commander, retired firefighter and United States serviceman. He’s also one of the owner/operators at Nightside Distillery.
For Lars Hubbard, being founder and chief distiller at Middlebury, Vermont’s Appalachian Gap Distillery is more a labor of love than a job.

Lars Hubbard: Founder of the Sustainable Appalachian Gap Distillery

For Lars Hubbard, being founder and chief distiller at Middlebury, Vermont’s Appalachian Gap Distillery is more a labor of love than a job.
Karen Hoskin, Founder and Owner of Montanya Distillers, has worked long and hard to make her craft rum stand out.

Karen Hoskin: Obsessively Crafting Montanya Rum

Karen Hoskin, Founder and Owner of Montanya Distillers, has worked long and hard to make her craft rum stand out.
Cody Bradford, Founder, Owner and CEO of North Carolina’s Howling Moon Distillery, puts his family’s moonshining history into every mason jar they fill.

Cody Bradford: Serving Family Heirloom Moonshine at Howling Moon Distillery

Cody Bradford, Founder, Owner and CEO of North Carolina’s Howling Moon Distillery, puts his family’s moonshining history into every mason jar they fill.
Arlon Casey Jones is the grandson of legendary still-builder Casey Jones. And the founder and master distiller at Casey Jones Distillery.

Arlon Casey Jones: Preserving the Legacy of Kentucky Moonshine

Arlon Casey Jones is the grandson of legendary still-builder Casey Jones. And the founder and master distiller at Casey Jones Distillery.
Barry Haneberg found success in the corporate world before establishing family-owned Virago Spirits alongside his brothers.

Barry Haneberg: Distilling The Virago Spirit Into Craft Rum

Barry Haneberg found success in the corporate world before establishing family-owned Virago Spirits alongside his brothers.
Ian Glomski, PhD in Molecular and Cell Biology, is a man of many talents. He’s also the founder, head distiller and managing member at Vitae Spirits distillery.

Ian Glomski: Distilling True Virginia Spirits

Ian Glomski, PhD in Molecular and Cell Biology, is a man of many talents. He’s also the founder, head distiller and managing member at Vitae Spirits distillery.

Partner Education


The American craft spirits movement celebrates Black-Owned independent distilleries for their contributions to our craft spirits community.

Supporting Black-Owned Independent Distilleries

The American craft spirits movement celebrates Black-Owned independent distilleries for their contributions to our craft spirits community.

Virtual Happy Hour


Learn more about Freeland Geneva Gin and Freeland Gin by Freeland Spirits from Portland, Oregon!

Virtual Happy Hour With Freeland Spirits

Learn more about Freeland Geneva Gin and Freeland Gin by Freeland Spirits from Portland, Oregon!
Learn more about Parlour Gin and Prickly Pear EquineOx by Eau Claire Distillery from Turner Valley, Alberta, Canada!

Virtual Happy Hour With Eau Claire Distillery

Learn more about Parlour Gin and Prickly Pear EquineOx by Eau Claire Distillery from Turner Valley, Alberta, Canada!
Learn more about Casey Jones Kentucky Bourbon and Barrel Cut Moonshine by Casey Jones Distillery from Hopkinsville, Kentucky!

Virtual Happy Hour With Casey Jones Distillery

Learn more about Casey Jones Kentucky Bourbon and Barrel Cut Moonshine by Casey Jones Distillery from Hopkinsville, Kentucky!
Learn more about Snowcrest Vodka and Huckleberry Sweet Cream Liqueur by Willie's Distillery of Ennis, Montana!

Virtual Happy Hour With Willie's Distillery

Learn more about Snowcrest Vodka and Huckleberry Sweet Cream Liqueur by Willie's Distillery of Ennis, Montana!
Learn more about Lavender Liqueur and Birch Liqueur by Wild Moon Liqueurs from Hartford, Connecticut!

Virtual Happy Hour With Wild Moon Liqueurs

Learn more about Lavender Liqueur and Birch Liqueur by Wild Moon Liqueurs from Hartford, Connecticut!
Learn more about Huling Station Bourbon Whiskey and Old Dominick by Old Dominick Distillery from Memphis, Tennessee!

Virtual Happy Hour With Old Dominick Distillery

Learn more about Huling Station Bourbon Whiskey and Old Dominick by Old Dominick Distillery from Memphis, Tennessee!
Learn more about Red Eye Whiskey and Boot Hill Vodka by Boot Hill Distillery of Dodge City, Kansas!

Virtual Happy Hour With Boot Hill Distillery

Learn more about Red Eye Whiskey and Boot Hill Vodka by Boot Hill Distillery of Dodge City, Kansas!
Learn more about Coconut Rum and Spiced Reserve Rum by Wicked Dolphin of Cape Coral, Florida!

Virtual Happy Hour With Wicked Dolphin

Learn more about Coconut Rum and Spiced Reserve Rum by Wicked Dolphin of Cape Coral, Florida!
Learn more about Marigny Moonshine and St. Roch Cucumber Vodka by Seven Three Distilling Company of New Orleans, Louisiana!

Virtual Happy Hour With Seven Three Distilling Company

Learn more about Marigny Moonshine and St. Roch Cucumber Vodka by Seven Three Distilling Company of New Orleans, Louisiana!
Learn more about Tiki Spiced Rum and Straight Bourbon Whiskey from Ghost Coast Distillery of Savannah, Georgia!

Virtual Happy Hour With Ghost Coast Distillery

Learn more about Tiki Spiced Rum and Straight Bourbon Whiskey from Ghost Coast Distillery of Savannah, Georgia!
Learn more about Manifest Rye Whiskey and Manifest Gin from Manifest Distilling of Jacksonville, Florida!

Virtual Happy Hour With Manifest Distilling

Learn more about Manifest Rye Whiskey and Manifest Gin from Manifest Distilling of Jacksonville, Florida!
Learn more about Michigan Woodland Gin and Bourbon Whiskey Finished in Maple Syrup Barrels from Iron Fish Distillery of Thompsonville, Michigan!

Virtual Happy Hour With Iron Fish Distillery

Learn more about Michigan Woodland Gin and Bourbon Whiskey Finished in Maple Syrup Barrels from Iron Fish Distillery of Thompsonville, Michigan!
Learn more about Watershed Gin and Roundstone Rye Whiskey from Catoctin Creek Distilling Company of Loudonville, Virginia!

Virtual Happy Hour With Catoctin Creek Distilling Co.

Learn more about Watershed Gin and Roundstone Rye Whiskey from Catoctin Creek Distilling Company of Loudonville, Virginia!
Learn more about Ole George Rye Whiskey and Cherry Whiskey from Grand Traverse Distillery of Traverse City, Michigan!

Virtual Happy Hour With Grand Traverse Distillery

Learn more about Ole George Rye Whiskey and Cherry Whiskey from Grand Traverse Distillery of Traverse City, Michigan!
Learn more about Platino Rum and Exclusiva Rum from Montanya Distillers of Crested Butte, Colorado!

Virtual Happy Hour With Montanya Distillers

Learn more about Platino Rum and Exclusiva Rum from Montanya Distillers of Crested Butte, Colorado!
Learn more about London Dry Gin and Bourbon Barreled Gin from Transformation Spirits of Louisville, Kentucky!

Virtual Happy Hour With Transformation Spirits

Learn more about London Dry Gin and Bourbon Barreled Gin from Transformation Spirits of Louisville, Kentucky!

Spirits Education


The definitive guide to mezcal, mezcal drinks and mezcal cocktails; tequila’s savory second cousin.

Mezcal 101: What is Mezcal? And Our Favorite Mezcal Cocktails

The definitive guide to mezcal, mezcal drinks and mezcal cocktails; tequila’s savory second cousin.
Spirit Hub’s intro to the Kentucky Bourbon Trail & Craft Tour, the trip of every bourbon enthusiast’s dreams.

The Craft Bourbon Trail: A Delicious Adventure

Spirit Hub’s intro to the Kentucky Bourbon Trail & Craft Tour, the trip of every bourbon enthusiast’s dreams.
A brief history of National Bourbon Heritage Month and the craft bourbon whiskey that the month-long celebration amplifies.

Celebrating National Bourbon Heritage Month with Spirit Hub

A brief history of National Bourbon Heritage Month and the craft bourbon whiskey that the month-long celebration amplifies.

Home Entertaining


Spirit Hub’s guide to everything you need to make the best craft cocktails served in a martini glass.

8 Best Craft Cocktails Served in a Martini Glass

Spirit Hub’s guide to everything you need to make the best craft cocktails served in a martini glass.
Drinks served in a copper mug are delicious and stay ice cold. Here’s our list of the “9 Best Copper Mug Cocktail Recipes” you can try at home right now.

9 Best Copper Mug Cocktail Recipes

Drinks served in a copper mug are delicious and stay ice cold. Here’s our list of the “9 Best Copper Mug Cocktail Recipes” you can try at home right now.
Spirit Hub’s collection now includes mixers, syrups, bar tools and glassware. Put our new products to use with these deliciously easy craft cocktails!

10 Craft Cocktails to Make Along with Spirit Hub

Spirit Hub’s collection now includes mixers, syrups, bar tools and glassware. Put our new products to use with these deliciously easy craft cocktails!