September 1st – Save Bourbon and The Trees


HELP US SECURE the FUTURE of BOURBON Since distillers are required to use new oak barrels to age bourbon, we want to make sure that there will always be plenty of trees for future generations of whiskey lovers. That’s why Angel’s Envy partners with The Arbor Day Foundation every September to give back in honor… Read More

back to top

New Cocktails of 2016


With the new year comes some new cocktails to add to our list! Let these new drinks warm your belly and the darkest corners of your heart.      Mr. Leutgert (Right): Bols Genever, Dimmi, Cardamaro, Gran Lusso, Barrel Aged Whiskey Bitters   Light on the Dark Side of Me (Bottom): Damrak Gin, Cocchi Rosa, Rose… Read More

back to top

Drinkingbird: All About The Cocktails


Opening a bar in Chicago contains a slew of to-do’s, plus up’s & down’s you wouldn’t believe. But cutting through the red tape wasn’t nearly important to us as really nailing our opening cocktail list.   The process was driven by our head bartender, Aaron Minnes, with input from everyone we know not barred by the courts from imbibing spirits.… Read More

back to top

Welcome To The DrinkingBlog!


Let’s be honest. The Drinkingbird mission statement itself pretty much covers the reason for our existence: “It is our sincere hope that we may be of some assistance in your satiation and intoxication. Please ask us for any information you may need on wetting your beak, chewing or swooning the fairer sex.” We think that… Read More

back to top