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The latest from Rehorst - March 2013



The Monthly Newsletter of Wisconsin's First & Finest Craft Distillery
In This Issue
The Drunken Botanist
Order Online
Custom Mini Bottles
Taste & Learn Artisan Food Event
Thursday Night Live Music
Drink of the Month
Hold an Event at the Distillery

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Distillery Tours
Great Lakes Distillery is open for tours and tastings! Come try our products and learn how we make them. 
Tasting Room Hours
Mon-Thurs: 11AM to 10PM.
Friday & Saturday: 11AM to Midnight
Sunday: 11am to 8PM 
Tour Times
1, 3, & 5 Sunday-Thursday
1, 3, 5, & 6 on Friday
1, 2, 3, & 4 on Saturday


    Custom Mini Bottles
Gift giving just got easier...
Whether for a wedding reception, family function, holidays, or corporate giving, mini bottles (50ml) make a great gift.   


We can incorporate a logo or photo of your choice on mini bottles of Vodka, Citrus and Honey Vodka, Gin, Kinnickinnic Whiskey, or Roaring Dan's Rum. 


Minimum order of 25 bottles.  

Pricing starts at $4.95/bottle with price breaks for larger orders.  

Call 414-431-8683 x114 or email   



Happy Friday, weekend, and March! The beginning of spring!


We've got some fun events coming up including the Wisconsin Artisan Food Producers Taste and Learn, our annual Women's expo- which combines shopping and cocktails, and a great spring cocktail. 


  Details below...  


Taste & Learn Artisan Food Event

Join the Wisconsin Artisan Food Producers Association (WAFPA) at this exciting event!  Enjoy local artisan food & beverages, meet the people behind the products and enjoy presentations about artisan products!!!
Added bonus; Purple Door Ice Cream will be unveiling a collaboration with one of our spirits!
Saturday March 9th from 12-4pm at Kasana Gallery 
241 N. Broadway
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Follow the link for tickets!

For more information visit: 
Thursday Nights- Live Music & Cocktails in the Tasting Room 
Join us Thursday nights for an evening of cocktails & live music from 6-8pm.  Arrive early to get a good seat and a Happy Hour drink! 

No cover.


4th Street Elevator
Thursday March 14th
Matt MF Tyner
Thursday March 28th
3rd Annual Women's Expo
Wednesday, March 13th 6pm!


Hi Ladies! GLD is hosting the 3rd Annual Women's Expo! 
Our vendors are women business owners and/or crafts & stuff made by women! 
Shopping with a cocktail, what could be better? AND, of course, men are invited too!
Visit our Facebook page for more details!
March Drink of the Month: the Spring Snap
Spring Snap
A nice little cocktail for early spring created by our very own Bobbi! Bobbi is one of our most popular tour guides- her wit knows no bounds. She's also a darn good bartender and plys her craft Mon- Wed from 11am- 6PM.
Spring Snap
2oz Rehorst Gin
1/2oz Amerique 1912 Absinthe Verte
1/2oz Grenadine
3/4oz Fresh lemon Juice
In an ice filled shaker combine all ingredients. Shake and strain into an ice filled glass. Garnish with a lemon twist.
Visit our online Cocktail Database for more ideas or to submit your own recipes!
Planning a Party?Looking for a Unique Event Space?
Consider the Great Lakes Distillery! We have several space options and open dates!!

More info on our website or email us with your details. 

Remember last month I mentioned a special release coming soon? Well, it may take a few more weeks but we'll be sure to let you know as soon as it's available- you can't rush these things... Watch for the next email from us- more news soon!

Yours in Spirits,

Guy Rehorst
Great Lakes Distillery, LLC
Rehorst Premium Milwaukee Vodka is 40% Alcohol by Volume (80 Proof).
Rehorst Premium Milwaukee Gin is 44% Alcohol By Volume (88 Proof).
Rehorst Premium Milwaukee Citrus & Honey Flavored Vodka is 40% Alcohol By Volume (80 Proof).
Roaring Dan's Maple Flavored Rum is 45% Alcohol by Volume (90 proof).
Kinnickinnic Whiskey is 43% Alcohol by Volume (86 Proof).
Artisan Series Pear Brandy Eau-de-Vie, Grappa and Kirschwasser are 40% Alcohol by Volume (80 Proof). 
Drink Responsibly.
Great Lakes Distillery, Milwaukee WI

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