Great spots for finding great whiskeys in Columbus - plus a road trip!
Weiland's Gourmet Market
3600 Indianola Ave., Clintonville
Weiland's can satisfy the casual cocktail drinker and the connoisseur. Find a selection of bitters and mixers here, as well as all the familiar liquor brands. And visit the glass case of the good stuff: Scotch and whiskey that's worth keeping for a special occasion.
The Hills Market
7860 Olentangy River Road, Worthington
Find a nice selection of bourbon, rye, whiskey and Scotch at The Hills - and pick up the cheese, dips, crackers and other snacks you'll serve during cocktail hour.
672 N. High St., Short North
This Short North classic is a great neighborhood stop for whiskeys, bitters and cocktail mixers. The cigar selection will lure those who like a smoke with their smoky Scotch.
The Barrel & Bottle
59 Spruce St., Arena District
Popping in for a bottle of wine or some beer for a dinner party? Surprise and delight your friend with a couple of bottles of flavored bitters and a-cut-above cocktail mixers.Road trip
The Party Source
95 Riviera Drive, Bellevue, Kentucky
If what you're searching for isn't available on Ohio liquor store shelves, head south of the border for a stop at the legendary Party Source in Bellevue, Kentucky. The store boasts "everything but the guests," including party supplies and specialty foods. Plan ahead and combine your visit with a class or tasting event.