Original Aquavit

A SCANDINAVIAN CLASSIC
MADE IN MICHIGAN.

Meaning “water of life,” Aquavit is a staple of Scandinavian culture, often found at festive gatherings.

Embracing time-honored distillation methods, our distillers are able to craft an Aquavit that’s made in Michigan yet true to its Northern European roots. We invite you to enjoy its notable herbs and spices in the company of friends and family—the way it’s been enjoyed for centuries.

We invite you to enjoy its notable herbs and spices in the company of friends and family – the way its been enjoyed for centuries!

Aquavit Long Road Distillers
Original Aquavit Long Road Distillers

Process & Techniques:

  • Milled from whole grain and fermented on site
  • Features a unique blend of botanicals, macerated for days in a traditional manner
  • Non-chill filtered
  • Not treated with any carbon or charcoal filtration techniques

Tasting Notes:

  • Aroma and flavor is led by heavy doses of caraway
  • Fresh dill provides a savory finish
  • Other traditional botanicals and spices include star anise, cumin, fennel and more, for a bold, flavorful spirit perfect for sipping or mixing in a drink

Accomplishments

Original Aquavit Long Road Distillers

Aquavit Gimlet

Cocktail Recipe

FT. LONG ROAD ORIGINAL AQUAVIT

Make it at home: Aquavit Gimlet, featuring Long Road Aquavit!

Ingredients needed: Long Road Aquavit, lime juice (fresh is best), simple syrup, lime wheel to garnish.

Tools needed: Rocks glass, jigger, bar knife, shaker tins, Hawthorne Strainer, Fine Strainer (if available)

  1. Prep garnish by cutting fresh lime wheels.
  2. Add 2 oz Long Road Aquavit to shaker tin.
  3. Add 1 oz lime juice to tin.
  4. Add 1 oz simple syrup to tin.
  5. Add ice to tins.
  6. Shake vigorously until tins develop frost on outside.
  7. Strain cocktail into rocks glass using Hawthorne and fine mesh strainer.
  8. Top with ice.
  9. Garnish with fresh lime wheel.
  10. Enjoy!

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