For a Homegrown Cocktail, Check Out These Distilleries Near Your Sagamore Apartment

During the summertime, there’s nothing like a refreshing cocktail to relax with at your Sagamore apartment. However, here on the Upper West Side, you don’t need to go with run-of-the-mill liquors to enjoy with your cocktail of choice – you can purchase artisan spirits from nearby distilleries.

If you’re ready to mix up your summer drink with some high-quality, homemade liquors, stop by these local distilleries for rum, vodka, gin, whiskey and more that’s made with tender, love and care right here in New York City.  

Our/New York Vodka, located at 151 W 26th St, New York which is 14 minutes from your Sagamore apartment, captures the essence of NYC in every bottle as they distill, blend and hand-bottle all of their products at their micro-distillery.

Every batch is made to the highest standards to create the perfect vodka for drinking either straight or in your favorite cocktail. Our/New York Vodka also utilizes a special natural yeast for their fermentation, delivering a subtle flavor and aroma for an exceptionally clean and smooth finish.

Port Morris Distillery, located at 780 E 133rd St, The Bronx which is 14 minutes from your Sagamore apartment, is a modern distillery offering tastes of Pitorro, a Puerto Rican liquor, with tours and a hip bar space.

Pitorro is a well kept secret on the island of Puerto Rico, only had for special occasions and holidays. Families who craft Pitorro have a unique recipe that has been passed along through generations. Using a family recipe of apples, honey and brown sugar, Port Morris Distillery has created a bold, smooth and tasteful 92 proof spirit. 

Our/New York Vodka

151 W 26th St, New York, NY 10001

(646) 753-5556

Port Morris Distillery

780 E 133rd St, The Bronx, NY 10454

(718) 585-3192

Where To Find Your Favorite Summer Foods on the Upper West Side

Finally, we’re in the midst of summer when we can enjoy our favorite summer foods such as Italian ice, lobster rolls, French fries, burgers and fudge! And if you’re craving these indulgent staples, you’re in luck – we have so many restaurants near our Sagamore apartments that we don’t have to travel far to get a taste.

Looking for these summer foods? Head to these eateries located near your Sagamore apartment so you can get a bite of the beach. Don’t worry – you deserve a break from your swimsuit workout!

Crave Fishbar, located at 428 Amsterdam Ave, New York which is a nine minute walk from your Sagamore apartment, is a modern yet rustic space for seafood dishes including a raw bar, cocktails and an oyster happy hour.

Crave Fishbar sources and serves locally caught seafood in a sophisticated yet fun environment. They are a sustainable, eco-conscious restaurant and bar using seasonal, organic ingredients when possible which reflect their commitment to the environment, and especially marine life. 

Ralph’s Famous Italian Ices, located at 1588 1st Avenue, New York which is nine minutes from your Sagamore apartment, offers fat- and cholesterol-free water ices in more than 30 flavors including strawberry margarita, black raspberry and cotton candy.

Ralph’s Famous Italian Ices was founded by Ralph Silvestro in 1928 who came to the United States from Italy when he was a young man. He began making what would turn out to be his famous Italian ices and sold them throughout Staten Island. Now, they can be found all over!

Crave Fishbar

428 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10024

(646) 494-2750

Ralph’s Famous Italian Ices

1588 1st Avenue, New York, NY 10028

(646) 850-0820