I can’t wait! I’m getting my party pants on. As my readers may know, I love supporting local distillers and do so almost exclusively (except with tequila, obv.) I also REALLY REALLY REALLY love New Deal.
From their Facebook Page
Ten years of creating original craft spirits is cause for celebration! Join us at the distillery along with many of our longtime partners for an unforgettable celebration on Saturday, July 12th, 5-10pm.
From 5-7pm, enjoy BBQ deliciousness from Smokehouse 21, pour-over ice cream cocktails featuring Salt & Straw Ice Cream‘s summer flavors, a New Deal craft cocktail menu concocted by our favorite bar mavens atMerit Badge with help from Pok Pok Som and DRY Soda Co., plus a Bloody Mary Garnish Bar from Yelp Portland and Unbound Pickling. Munch on boozy popcorn snacks featuring New Deal spirits from Masala Popthroughout the evening.
We’ll be unveiling our new Aged Rum in the Tasting Room and commemorative merchandise, including a surprise collaboration with Maak Lab and new summer t-shirts and tanks.
From 7-8pm, we’ll have a special Anniversary Edition of Comedy & Cocktails. Your hosts for the evening will be Jason Traeger and Brandy Feit–both veterans of the PDX comedy scene and vital members of the New Deal Crew. Join us in welcoming Portland’s top comedic talent, including Sean Jordan, Anthony Lopez, Katie Nguyen and Veronica Heath.
At 8pm, celebrate with an Anniversary Toast featuring desserts by Saint Cupcake and Salt and Straw’s Spicy Monkey Banana Walnut Ice Cream, made with our Hot Monkey Pepper-Flavored Vodka.
Admission is free. RSVP here. Cheers!