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Our Spirits

Crafted To Gather

From the very beginning it has been Central Standards vision to produce spirits that bring people together to share and enjoy conversation, laughs and memories. Whether you join us at our new Crafthouse & Kitchen tasting room or bring a bottle with you to share friends we hope you enjoy our passion as much as we enjoyed creating them.

Red Cabin Bourbon

Double-barrel finished in cabernet wine casks, Red Cabin highlights notes of oak and caramel. You’ll appreciate a secured smoothness with every tilt of the elbow. And with an arrival of amber in every pour, you’ll soon realize this bourbon is worth catching a little cabin fever. Red Cabin was the Gold medal winner at the 2019 LA Spirits competition for bourbon.

Guided Trail Gin

Our citrus-forward, hand-crafted gin is made with lime, lemon, and orange peels to put a refreshing twist on an old favorite. Traditional elements of Juniper, Coriander, Lavender, and Rosemary mixed with the citrus will have you savoring this refreshingly adventurous gin, sip after sip.

North Wisconsin Brandy

Head North, where supper clubs and campfires alike bring people together. Pridefully distilled by our team, our North WI Brandy is aged 2+ years in fire-kissed oak barrels, then finished in bourbon barrels which mellows the brandy to a sweet and unrivaled smoothness. Crafted to finish off the perfect Old Fashioned or sipped straight up, enjoy North WI Brandy – made in the true Wisconsin tradition.

Door County Cherry

A wealth of Wisconsin resides within every glass. 100% handcrafted and award-winning vodka infused with locally sourced honey and cherries from Door County, WI. You’ll fall in love with this sweet, ready to pour spirit. Taste and discover why we open the Door in every sip.   

Bourbon Whiskey

Crafted one barrel at a time. Our small-batch Bourbon Whiskey builds on a recipe from the 1800’s; a mash of corn, rye and barley. Pot distillation. Aged less than two years in new American white oak charred barrels. We master the details so you can savor a Bourbon Whiskey full of color and caramel flavor, spiced with a hint of rye.

Anodyne coffee vodka

We did it! Vodka for breakfast! A collaboration with our good friends at Anodyne Coffee Roasting Co. has resulted in a Coffee Vodka that you can enjoy morning, noon AND night! Anodyne’s coffee beans are steeped whole in our 100% hand-crafted Rye Vodka creating a true coffee vodka made with just 2 ingredients; rye vodka and coffee. Enjoy!

Washington Rye Whiskey

George Washington was a politician, soldier and he served as the first President of the United States. What most don’t know about Washington is that he was also a talented distiller! Legend has he was most fond of his Rye Whiskey, comprised of 60% Rye, 35% Corn, and 5% Malted Barley. Travel back in time and enjoy this Rye Whiskey as George Washington intended it. Enjoy this Presidential Rye Whiskey!

Rye Whiskey

Taste America’s history in our small-batch rye whiskey. Our master distiller harvests each barrel after patient aging, unleashing an oaky nose rich with sweet caramels and peppery spices. The confident grain bill of 95 percent rye and 5 percent corn creates a complex yet approachable flavor and a crisp finish for the ages.

Wisconsin rye vodka

Our vodka is distilled from 100% Rye grain. Rye is known for its spiciness and fruitiness, synonymous with superior quality and flavor in Poland and Russia. Our meticulous low reflux distillation process brings out truly artisan craft flavor and quality, highlighting the uniqueness of this grain. The result is a smooth and drinkable vodka based on hard work and attention to detail of the highest standard, The Central Standard.

L Flag Bourbon

When the road team prevails in Chicago, an L Flag flies. We dedicate this exceptionally smooth bourbon to all who overcome adversity, no matter the odds or how hostile the crowd. Cheers to you and your next taste of victory

Dark chocolate brandy

Our latest creation is a full-bodied spirit with a velvet smooth texture and aromas including rich chocolate, fruit and hint of nut. A true collaboration with the Kohler family, the final batch is the result of numerous batches and tasting panels to get it just right!

Chocolate Mint Brandy

Our latest creation is a full-bodied spirit with a velvet smooth texture and aromas including mint chocolate. A true collaboration with the Kohler family, the final batch is the result of numerous batches and tasting panels to get it just right!