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Dead Drop Bourbon

Limited Edition Dead Drop bourbon just dropped. We’d like to thank you for your patience and to introduce you to an inquisitive blend of two… Read more

Introducing the first-ever Illinois peated single malt whisky, made using entirely locally-sourced Illinois peat.

In a hyper-local, terroir-driven take on our signature single malt whisky, Head Distiller Ari Klafter and Co-Founder Andrew Howell visited a private family-owned bog along… Read more

Indiana Distribution Partner

Dead Drop Spirits are now available via Johnson Brothers of Indiana.

New KFP Dark & Silver Rum *Sold Out

Please visit the “find us” page and retailor locator map to find a retailer that may still have it in stock. We strive to create… Read more

Illinois Distribution Partner

We’re pleased to announce Dead Drop Spirits are now available in Illinois through the good folks at Momentum Beveridge Team

Dead Drop Louchifer Absinthe Blanche Now Available

Introducing Dead Drop Louchifer Absinthe Blanche. Its name derives from absinthe’s tendency to “louche”, or turn cloudy, with the addition of cold water. Plus it… Read more

The New Dead Drop Old Fashioned

Dead Drop Old Fashioned is now available for purchase at The Well or via our distribution partners

Here Magazine

An article about Thornton Distilling Company and our award-wining cocktail bar, The Well

We're available on Spirit Hub

We’re happy to announce Dead Drop Pecan Whiskey & Dead Drop Gin are now available on Spirit Hub in Illinois! ⁣Dead Drop Pecan Whiskey: No… Read more

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We’re happy to announce Dead Drop Pecan Whiskey & Dead Drop Gin are now available on Spirit Hub in Illinois!

⁣Dead Drop Pecan Whiskey: No artificial anything. Dead Drop Pecan Whiskey is made by hand from the finest natural ingredients we could find and in partnership with the last remaining pecan farm in Illinois.⁣

Dead Drop Gin: We utilize a unique blend of 12 botanicals to provide the delicate, nuanced character of our gin, selecting the finest ingredients from around the world — juniper berries from Italy, orris root from Morocco, hibiscus from Egypt, and citrus fruit from California to name a few.⁣

Get our spirits delivered straight to your door here!⁣