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Behind the Bar with Zach

Zach shares the latest behind the bar at Accomac Inn as well as discusses exciting libations to come: I just wanted to give everyone an update on the oak barrel cocktails.  To keep a consistent cocktail focus in the barrel, we will not be doing the smoked ham vodka in it, even though the smoked […]

Accomac Inn Oak Barrel Has Arrived

In our recent post, “Behind the Bar With Zach,”  Zach talked about our plans to introduce an oak barrel for infusing alcohols and here it is! We are excited to get started aging and flavoring some specialty liquors! Our first goal is to make a smoked ham vodka for the Accomac Pop Up at Central […]

Behind the Bar With Zach

Zach shares the latest behind the bar at Accomac Inn as well as discusses exciting libations to come: We just debuted our new specialty cocktail menu and it includes some house infused alcohol, as well as simple syrups and purees of fresh fruit and herbs. One example is the “Spring Fling” comprised of hendrick’s gin, […]

Spring & Summer Wedding Beverage Ideas

It’s hard to think about spring and summer when the snow is falling as I type this post, but if you’re planning a warm weather wedding the time will roll around before you know it. Making your own unique coolers  is a nice beverage alternative to sodas. Think about adding macerated strawberries to old fashioned […]

Rye: America’s Forgotten Whisky

While bourbon gets the lion’s share of press when it comes to American whiskey and is often regarded as the American whisky, history tells a more complicated tale. Bourbon derives its name from the historical association with what is now Bourbon County, Kentucky. The Scots and the Irish who immigrated to the Americas in the […]

Move Over Cupcake

Move over cupcake, pie is on the move. There something so incredibly comforting about a homemade pie and these desserts have made a huge comeback on the wedding and event scene. Accomac Events' pastry Chef Lauren McAllister and Executive Chef Ed Dodds have been baking up some amazing one bite pies for our dessert selections. […]

Holiday Spirits

Look no farther for the perfect hostess gift. These spirits are perfect for holiday gift giving. Our holiday recommendations: Absolut Glimmer: Absolut Vodka is lighting up this holiday season with Absolut Glimmer, a limited edition bottle that captures the festive light and spirit of the season and is available in both Absolut Vodka and Absolute […]

Holiday Jello Shots

Jello Shots are just too much fun not to include in your holiday celebrations. Yummly recently wrote a blog post in honor of the 12 days of Christmas bringing us 12 fun and festive Jello shot recipes inspired by beloved holiday desserts.(Read the full post here). Here are just a few of our favorites: Happy […]

Holiday Spirits

What’s your poison this holiday season? Something sweet and tangy? Maybe rich and bold? Whatever your favorite libation may be, try one of these new spirits for something different this year: The new French liqueur, Or-G, blended with premium French vodka, natural persimmon, papaya, and mango and lime juices will add a sweet, yet, tart […]