Craft Cocktail Menu
Crowd favorites from Create's craft cocktail menu:
For a small fee, we can customize cocktails for your special event based on your needs – or you can choose from our most recent suggestions.
Spirit, Sugar, Bitters
Grandfathers Auld Fashioned
Spirit, Sugar, Bitters, Cherry, Orange, Soda
Old Overholt Rye, Cardamom Simple, Cardamom Bitters
The Last Word
Hendricks Gin, Luxardo, Green Chartreuse, Lime Juice
Corpse Reviver #2
Hendricks Gin, Cointreau, Lillet, Lemon, Absinthe (rose)
Plantation Rum, Grapefruit Juice, Lime Juice, Luxardo, Simple Syrup
Bourbon, Sweet/Dry Vermouth, Orange Bitters
Tequila, Create’s Orange Liqueur, Lemon, Lime, Simple
Gin, Lemon Juice, Luxardo, Créme de Violette
Hendricks Gin, Lime Juice, simple syrup, Green Chartreuse, Mint
Rye, Lemon, Simple Syrup, Egg White, Red Wine
Firth of Forth
Vodka, Black Tea, Lemon Juice, Simple Syrup, Bitters
I Knew a Girl Named Nicki…
Vodka, Canton, Sour, Ginger Beer and Lime
On Our Side
Vodka, Cherry Ginger Shrub, Soda
Rye, Honey Simple, Lemon Juice, Cardamom Bitters
Bombay, Canton, Lillet, Simple Syrup, Peychaud’s Bitters
Hendrick’s Gin, Cynar, Lemon Juice, Simple Syrup, Bitters
Bar Options and ideas
Create Craft Cocktails is the Beverage side of Create Catering and The Dining Studio. We approach our cocktails with the same care and attention to detail that we do with our food and service. Every cocktail uses fresh, seasonal and inspiring ingredients to ensure the best flavors for your specific tastes and needs.
Create's Bar & Cocktail Program offers two bar packages to accommodate your events unique needs. Our Standard Full Bar Package features a carefully selected collection of liquor and spirits to skillfully allow the creation of a multitude of cocktail classics. Philip's Best Bar adds several premium top-shelf brands of vodka, whisky, scotch, gin and unique liqueurs. Additional classic or craft cocktails may be added to any event.
Classic Cocktail Bar
This bar is an experience that brings you back to the birth of the cocktail. In this package we use fresh squeezed juices, homemade syrups and carefully selected spirits to create a menu of over 15 classic cocktails. All drinks are made by hand in front of the guests and our knowledgeable bartenders will be able to explain the origin of the cocktails as well as how it has evolved over the years.
Old Fashioned, Sazerac, Manhattan, Daiquiri, Hemingway, Gimlet, Last Word, Brown Derby, Sidecar, Brooklyn, Martinez, Vieux Carre, Boulevardier, French 75, Negroni, Gin & Tonic, Scotch & Soda, Margarita, Martini...
One of the best known cocktails of the modern age. The Martini/Manhattan (you can choose one or both) bar will provide your guests with the opportunity to try many different versions of the iconic cocktail. Wether it be the traditional Martini stirred, vodka shaken with ice or one of our Martini inspired cocktails.
Old Fashioned Bar
Spirit, Sugar, Bitters and Water… This is the original cocktail. While traditionally made with Bourbon or Brandy, as you can see based on the ingredients and spirit can be used. With this bar Create Craft Cocktails will provide an assortment of Premium Spirits along with homemade syrups and a large selection of Bitters and Garnishes to create an almost endless combination of this Classic Cocktail
Want an easy social hour to start your event or maybe a quick cocktail option during your event? Then punch is the way to go. More fruit forward this pre-batched cocktail is ready to go before your guests arrive, a Punch makes for an excellent accompaniment to any of our bar experience without affecting the service of the bar. Choose from our list of 4 different punches - Bourbon, Rum, Gin or Brandy.
What is brunch without a Mimosa or Bloody Mary? Breakfast… And who wants a Breakfast Party? With a proper assortment of: fresh squeezed juices, fruit purees, sparkling wine, Philip's Signature house made Bloody Mary Mix with tons of garnishes; along with a selection of premium spirits — our Brunch Bar will make breakfast the highlight of your day!
Bellini, Philip's Bloody Mary (with all the proper garnishes), Mimosa, or a French 75
Do you have specific drinks in mind? A favorite that you’ve tried somewhere? Set an appointment with us and we can create a beverage experience that perfectly matches your event.
An interactive drinking experience. Our cocktail classes (10-15 people) are the perfect addition to your celebration… Birthday Parties, Bachelorette/Bachelor Parties. You can come to us or we can go to you. Learn about bartending and cocktails and drink at the same time! Classes last about 2 hours. Our Studio is conveniently located in NE Minneapolis, 5 minutes to Downtown.