Bittercube

Foodcrush-podcast-bittercube_fullsize_story1

FoodCrush Podcast: Bittercube's Nick Kosevich and Ira Koplowitz

Published March 20, 2020

In this episode of FoodCrush, we delve into the world of craft cocktails with longtime bartenders, consultants and Bittercube founders Nick Kosevich and Ira Koplowitz. We chat about the beauty of bitters, the changing world of craft cocktails and the excitement of launching both their very first bar and a brand new line of Heirloom Liqueurs.

Bitters-infused-spirits-at-bittercube_fullsize_story1

Infusing bitters mash into spirits makes tastier cocktails at Bittercube Bar

Published March 4, 2020

Bitters have long been used to add complexity to cocktails. But the talented staff at Bittercube have taken the use of bitters a step further, reducing waste (and making their cocktails tastier) by infusing the spirits at the bar with the byproducts of the bitters making process.

Hidden-gem-ernies-wine-bar_fullsize_story1

Holiday Gems: Ernie's Wine Bar in Cedarburg

Published Dec. 20, 2019

Some bars celebrate the holidays with festive drinks, twinkling lights and festive decor. Still others are the sort of places where the warmth and spirit of the holiday season can be found all year long. Among those places is Ernie's Wine Bar in Cedarburg.

Tap-cocktails-are-legit_fullsize_story1

Here's why you should stop hating on tap cocktails

Published March 8, 2019

Tap cocktails are an offering born of the modern craft movement which has slowly-but-surely shed its 15-ingredient specialty cocktails and mustache-twirling pretense in favor of friendly service and high quality cocktails made faster and more efficiently.

5-boozy-gifts_fullsize_story1

5 local boozy gift ideas

Published Nov. 30, 2018

Bottles, big and small, fit perfectly into stockings. Christmas miracle or coincidence? You decide.

Bittercube-bar-and-bazaar_fullsize_story1

Bittercube Bar & Bazaar to open this weekend

Published Oct. 25, 2018

This weekend there will be a brand new West Side bar and cocktail-themed boutique to enjoy. The Bittercube Bar & Bazaar will open its doors to the public on Saturday, Oct. 27 at 5 p.m.

Last-hurrah-dock18-cocktail-lab_fullsize_story1

Do This: Get to Dock18 Cocktail Lab Saturday for its last hurrah

Published Nov. 17, 2017

Saturday, Nov. 18 marks the final day for Bittercube's residency at the Twisted Path Distillery tasting room. And -- whether you've paid them a visit in the past, or still need to check out one of the city's best kept cocktail secrets -- you'll want to stop by for a final sip.