Pairing Aquavit with Food

In the United States, aquavit is relatively unknown. In Europe, aquavit is not only fairly well established, but it’s also pretty popular. In America, however, most people have never heard of aquavit, and even fewer have ever tasted it. That’s fine with us. Our special spin on traditional aquavit is actually quite different from the…

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Great Cocktail Recipes with Bitters & Shrubs

One of the things that excites us the most about Batch 22 aquavit is how much it inspires creativity. We’ve had lots of fun playing with classic vodka and gin-based cocktails, substituting Batch 22 instead, but we’ve also developed a number of delicious craft cocktails where Batch is paired with whiskey, bourbon, tequila, and many…

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The Basics of Crafting Great Cocktail Recipes

One of our core missions for Batch 22 is to promote a spirit of adventure and experimentation in the people who consume our delicious aquavit. Because Batch 22 is so unique and works so well in so many different craft cocktail recipes, our greatest hope is that our patrons will be inspired to be super…

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Holiday Cocktail Recipes for Holiday Spirits

Believe it or not, it’s time to start planning what your holiday cocktail menu is going to look like. Yup. It’s time to get those sparkly decorations down from the attic and to dig through your closets and drawers for those ugly sweaters.  The holidays provide us with a unique and welcome opportunity to depart…

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How to Drink Aquavit

Batch Fans, Aquavit is a super versatile drink. You can enjoy it straight, mixed, chilled, room temp, any way you want—and that’s just one reason why we love it. For some reason, most people in the USA haven’t heard of aquavit, and fewer folks have ever tasted it. We’re here to encourage you to try…

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What Is Aquavit?

While you’ll see spirits like vodka, gin, and tequila in every bar in America, aquavit is a bit less common. If you aren’t particularly well versed in mixology, you may wonder, what is aquavit? Here is some background on this delicious liquor and why its popularity is on the rise in North America. Aquavit is…

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