Milwaukee is filled with hidden retail gems boasting unique collections of housewares, clothing, jewelry and one-of-a-kind gift items. In this series, we’re highlighting some of the best of the bunch and giving you all the information you need to shop smarter while supporting local artisans and business owners.
4828 W. Lisbon Ave.
Social media: @BittercubeBar
The Bittercube Bazaar aims to be a one-stop shop for all things cocktail-related. Shoppers will find a selection of high-quality spirits, bar tools and fun cocktail-related finds along with housemade bitters, cocktail kits and more. Shop online and stop by the shop for easy curbside pick-up.
Find unique gifts for: the bartenders, aspiring mixologists and craft cocktail or spirits lovers in your life
Treat yourself to: A bottle of limited edition bitters or a bottled cocktail.
Here are just a few of the items you can find at the Bazaar:
Bitters and cocktail syrups
A variety of spirits, amari and liqueurs (including Heirloom Liqueurs)
One-of-a-kind gift boxes
Lori is an avid cook whose accrual of condiments and spices is rivaled only by her cookbook collection. Her passion for the culinary industry was birthed while balancing A&W root beer mugs as a teenage carhop, fed by insatiable curiosity and fueled by the people whose stories entwine with each and every dish. She’s had the privilege of chronicling these tales via numerous media, including OnMilwaukee and in her book “Milwaukee Food.” Her work has garnered journalism awards from entities including the Milwaukee Press Club.
When she’s not eating, photographing food, writing or recording the FoodCrush podcast, you’ll find Lori seeking out adventures with her husband Paul, traveling, cooking, reading, learning, snuggling with her cats and looking for ways to make a difference.