Jul 16

Life is just a bowl of cherries!

Celebrate Summer Cherry Season with ALTAR Chi! Life is just a bowl of cherries!

Did you know that nearly two million tons of cherries are being produced worldwide each year. Being one of the most popular summertime fruits ALTAR is delighted to share a few recipes with ALTAR Chi. ALTAR Chi is made with sweet and tart cherries bringing you the best in all around flavor. ALTAR'd Palmatini 6 oz ALTA... Read More

Jul 12

Portland Business Journal

Portland Business Journal

Altar, a non-alcoholic cocktail perfect for designated drivers Four friends go to an upscale restaurant for dinner. One friend agrees to be the designated driver. The other three order cocktails and split a bottle of wine. The group wants to order a third round of cocktails after dinner. The trouble? The designated driver has lost interest. Out of courtesy, the friends pass on the last round of ... Read More

Jun 17

Somethin’ Smokey: ALTAR Restore + Mezcal!

Somethin' Smokey: ALTAR Restore + Mezcal!

Looking for a refreshing summer cocktail? Check out our latest recipe with ALTAR Restore + Mezcal... we call it Somethin' Smokey! Somethin' Smokey 2 oz ALTAR Restore
1/2 oz Mezcal
1 oz Grande Marnier
1/2 oz POM Mix all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake, strain, and serve on the rocks. Garnish with a lime.

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Jun 04

Introducing our newest ALTAR Curator- Elizabeth Powell

Introducing our newest ALTAR Curator- Elizabeth Powell


Elizabeth has been active in the hospitality industry since shortly after leaving active duty in the Army. She can remember when sour mix came from a gun and an Old Fashioned meant harshly muddled fruit. After a few years out of the business working for Apple and doing QA for a software development company, she moved back into the industry and could't be happier. A graduate of BarSmarts a... Read More