18.21 Bitters

Crafting a Better Cocktail

Extra Extra Read All About It! PROHIBITION IS OVER! 18.21 Bitters was created to craft a better cocktail. We may no longer need to disguise our smuggled libations but it sure is fun to pretend! Scroll through our products to see the finest in premium, small batch, handcrafted cocktail bitters, tinctures, shrubs, syrups and tonic, ginger beer and pre-mixed craft cocktails. Throw on your top hat, grab a bottle and have a roaring good time!


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Scary Good Halloween Cocktails

The most frightening day of the year is almost here and with it, plenty of spooky and fun halloween parties. We have put together a few fun, easy and delicious cocktails that you can serve to your guests and some come with a scary surprise!

“Morticia’s Fantasy”

This cocktail is black like death but tastes like heaven!

Add to a shaker

2oz Rye Whiskey

1/2oz 18.21 Blackberry Peppercorn Shrub

1/2oz Lemon Juice

1/2oz Ancho Reyes

8 drops 18.21 Spicy Creole Bitters

Shake and strain into coupe glass and garnish with a lemon peel and a plastic spider!

“Eye See You”

Watch out for the spooky floating eyeball…oh wait..that’s the garnish….a lychee with a cherry inside!

Add to a shaker

2oz Gin or Vodka

1/2oz 18.21 Blood Orange and Ginger Shrub

1/2oz 18.21 Hibiscus Syrup

1/2oz Grapefruit Juice

Strain into a rocks glass over ice and top with ginger beer. To garnish, stuff a Filthy brand cherry into a lychee fruit and skewer.

“Witche’s Brew Punch”

For a larger format drink that is easy for your guests to grab and drink try a punch!

Build in a punch bowl:

40oz Dark Rum

20oz 18.21 Apple Cardamom Shrub

20oz St. George Spiced Pear

5 oz Lemon Juice

.5oz 18.21 Prohibition Aromatic Bitters

16oz sparkling cider

Stir well

Put out cups and let guests add their ice and then fill their cups with punch!

(Target sells a witches cauldron perfect for this drink! click here )

Looking for A Hero!

Call For Heros!


We want you to nominate yourself or someone you know as a homegrown hero!


Know a firefighter, police officer, teacher, EMT, construction worker, mom, dad, pharmacist, truck driver, bartender, musician, doctor, nurse, volunteer, soldier, ... anyone that is a HERO! There are so many definitions of the word. Is your hero a role model to children, works hard to support their family, volunteers to clean their local park, is an excellent neighbor who helps out when their neighbors or friends are in need, your go to bartender who saved your bad day, a nurse or doctor who saved a loved one? Nominate them to be an 18.21 Homegrown Hero. We want to honor them and provide them with free 18.21 products and a special surprise for their hard work, contributions and kindness.


Please send a 500-750 word essay on why we should choose your hero along with your name, email, address and phone number, your hero's name, email, address and phone number, and a photo of your hero.


All Finalists will have to submit to a background check. We will be selecting 10 out of all of our entries so start getting them in! Deadline is September 10th! EMAIL FOR ENTRIES: drink@1821bitters.com

Interested in wholesale or distribution? Email us at drink@1821bitters.com