Prohibition Spirits' Wolf's Lemon Blues Elixir

Delve into a symphony of citrus and melody with Wolf's Lemon Blues Elixir, a cocktail inspired by the soulful tunes of Howlin' Wolf and the bright zest of lemon and courtesy of Sonoma's Prohibition Spirits. This drink marries the bitter yet invigorating essence of Prohibition Spirits Lemon Spritz…

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Prohibition Spirits' Sazerac Cocktail

The traditional Sazerac is unique in that it traditionally is served chilled but without ice. In Prohibition Spirits' twist on this classic cocktail, they've coated the glass with their proprietary spirit, Absentia, an absinthe-style liqueur. A perfect pre-dinner aperitif or an anytime sipper, this cocktail is sure to inspire visions of sugarplums green fairies! INGREDIENTS Prohibition Spirits…

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Refreshing Summertime Cocktails from Hanson of Sonoma

Hanson of Sonoma Distillery knows how to put a fresh spin on summer! Their small-batch vodkas, made from organic grapes, are the perfect thirst-quenchers for long days under the Sonoma sun. These three cocktails put their Habanero Vodka front and center. Serve these three cocktails at your next barbecue, and wow your guests with a spicy kick! The Kickin' Greyhound 1.5 oz Hanson Habanero Vodka 2…

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Prohibition Spirits' Sonomarita

Many traditionalists like to sip chilled Limoncello as a digestivo after a meal. The folks at Prohibition Spirits respect tradition, while also enjoying turning it on its head. (Have you ever tried it poured over vanilla gelato and pound cake? Divine!) And of course, Limoncello pairs with vodka in a Lemon Drop cocktail! But are you ready to adventure further? Grab a bottle of your favorite tequila…

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Hanson of Sonoma's Apple Spiced Cocktail

Hanson of Sonoma's Apple Spice Cocktail is the perfect drink to sip on in the winter, it gives you a warm wintery feeling, as the sweet apple flavor mixes perfectly with the tartness from the lemon and the blend of spices adds in just the right amount of earthy flavor! This vodka based cocktail pairs perfectly with any warm winter dish, cheers! Hanson of Sonoma Apple Spice Cocktail INGREDIENTS 1…

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Layla's Recipe for The Old Tradition

The Old Tradition is a wintery spin on an Old Fashioned--the hint of spice and Italian Amaro add warmth and richness, making this a great fireside sipper. Layla's cozy bar and lounge makes for a wonderful place to relax and unwind and their cocktails are a highlight of the drinks menu. Make sure to try this the next time you're here and listen to their line-up of great live music. INGREDIENTS 2…

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Della Santina's Italian Hot Chocolate

Families from around the world love this wintery treat, and many cultures have their own special spin. Italian Hot Chocolate is thick and creamy, and almost its own dessert (we never say no to Tiramisu, of course). In the Della Santina house growing up, owner Rob, his siblings, and many cousins loved to delight in a cup of cocoa and listen to stories told by Nonno of his Italian life before coming…

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Enoteca Della Santina's Holiday Sangria

What better way to drink wine as a precursor to drinking wine at the table than with a cocktail holiday sangria to kick off your holiday feast? We share this fruit-forward fall recipe because we love its pomegranate touch. Pomegranates originated in the region from Iran to Northern India, in season from October through February, and play a part in so much Mediterranean cuisine, like we serve at…

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Hanson Distillery's Cucumber Mint Gimlet

by Hanson of Sonoma Distillery yields one cocktail INGREDIENTS 2 oz Hanson Organic Cucumber Vodka ½ oz fresh-squeezed lime juice ½ oz simple syrup sprig of mint INSTRUCTIONS Add all ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice. Shake and strain into a chilled coupe glass. Garnish with lime and mint…

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Sonoma Spritz Week

Sonoma’s official cocktail, the Sonoma Spritz, is featured during “Spritz Week” May 20th-26th. Spritz Week is a collaborative effort by Prohibition Spirits Distillery, Gloria Ferrer Winery, and Sonoma Valley restaurants and bars to introduce the Sonoma Spritz Cocktail and lifestyle. Spritz Week offers a chance to share the passion of the Sonoma lifestyle. Over 15 local restaurants and bars are…

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