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

Take a Sip of These Distilleries Near Your Sagamore Apartment

These days, tons of people love cruising local wineries and taking tours of local breweries, where they can then purchase locally-made goods to take home. However, have you checked out a local distillery yet?

If you’re looking for locally made vodka, rum, gin and other liquors to add to your Sagamore bar area, then check out these distilleries for a fun day out. Make sure you don’t leave empty handed – these products are nothing like you’ll find in the local grocery store!

Our/New York Vodka, located at 151 W 26th St, New York which is about 15 minutes from your Sagamore apartment, is a small-batch, locally run vodka distillery which conducts distillery tours every Wednesday through Saturday.

The vodka from this distillery is partly distilled, blended and hand bottled in micro distilleries around the world, currently in Berlin, Detroit, Amsterdam, London, Los Angeles, New York and soon in Miami. Each city has the same global recipe, but the use of ingredients sourced as locally as possible gives each vodka a subtle unique flavor.

Port Morris Distillery, located at 780 E 133rd St, Bronx which is about 20 minutes from your Sagamore apartment, is a modern distillery that offers tastes of pitorro, a Puerto Rican liquor, with tours and a hip bar space.

Pitorro, the moonshine of Puerto Rico, has been produced since the 1600’s as its primary ingredient was sugar cane, a main product grown in Puerto Rico at the time. Although considered a rum, it is much stronger than a commercial rum surpassing the common alcohol of 80 or 90 proof. This is the best place to try it in the city!

 

Our/New York Vodka

151 W 26th St, New York, NY 10001

(646) 753-5556

 

Port Morris Distillery

 780 E 133rd St, Bronx, NY 10454

(718) 585-3192