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Bootleggers Whiskey Bar

Bootleggers Whiskey Bar is conveniently located on Hwy 127, Hickory NC. The premier choice for a relaxing atmosphere combined with great conversation and an excellent choice of beer, whiskey, and moonshine.

Food Menu

Entrees

  • Chicken Fried Chicken Breast$14.95
  • braised collards, mashed potato, rich-mushroom gray

  • Steak Frite16oz $29.95 or 8oz $22.95
  • grilled beef teres filet, blue cheese bechamel, sweet potato fries

  • Shrimp ‘n Grit Cakes$19.95
  • NC grits, roasted red pepper-chipotle cream sauce, mushrooms, Andouille sausage

  • 4 Meat Lasagna$16.95 or Half $10.95
  • Bolognese meat sauce, salami, capicola, béchamel-chèvre

  • Cajun Chicken Alfredo$16.95
  • bold alfredo w/ bowtie pasta, andouille sausage & red bell peppers

  • Bratwurst Plate$14.95
  • ½ pound of German Weisswursts w/chow chow, skillet potatoes, grain mustard

Burgers & Chicken

  • Hickory Burgers - 6oz Fresh Ground$10.95
  • (75% chuck 25% applewood bacon) on potato roll

  • Chicken Breast - 6oz Grilled or Buttermilk Fried$9.95
  • Bistro Style - tomato, house pickles, andlouse sauce, lettuce
    Bubba - w/ pimento cheese
    Buffalo - bufffalo-shine sauce, blue cheese coleslaw
    Carolina - chili, slaw, yellow mustard, onion
    California - sliced avacado, tomato, lettuce, mayo, on wheat
    Club 127 - Swiss cheese, applewood bacon, lettuce, tomato, mayo, on sourdough
    BBQ Bacon - applewood bacon, Korean BBQ sauce, cheddar

Brick Oven Pizzas

  • Meatball Pizza$14.95 / $25.95
  • ground beef & Italian sausage meatballs with roasted red pepper, marinara, mozzarella

  • Beef & Blue Pizza$20.95 / $30.95
  • 1/2 pound of steak, Dijon cream, mushroom, gorgonzola & mozzarella

  • Chicken Bacon Ranch Pizza$13.50 / $23.95
  • house ranch (msg free), chicken breast, bacon, mozzarella

  • Buffalo Pizza$13.50 / $23.95
  • house buffalo sauce, chicken breast, gorgonzola, celery, mozzarella

  • Vegetable Pizza Italiano$13.95 / $24.95
  • basil pesto, sundried tomato, mushroom, caramelized onion, mozzarella

  • Local Mushroom$13.95 / $24.95
  • Two Shoes Farms Mushrooms, garlic aioli, truffle oil, mozzarella & Swiss cheese

  • Margherita Pizza$11.95 / $20.95
  • olive oil, basil, garlic, tomato, fresh mozzarella

  • Johnny Hawaiian$13.95 / $24.95
  • BBQ sauce, smoked chicken, bacon, pineapple, mozzarella & cheddar

  • Bistro Pizza$11.50 / $19.95
  • w/ house made marinara & choice of 3 cheese or pepperoni & mozarella

  • Pub Pizza$13.50 / $23.95
  • red pepper alfredo, cappicola, salami, ham, green onion, mozzarella

  • Spinach & Artichoke Pizza$13.50 / $23.95
  • garlic aioli, parmesan & mozarella

  • Pizza Rustica$13.50 / $23.95
  • olive oil, spinach, caramelized onion, olives, goat cheese, mozzarella

Sandwiches

  • Hickory Ruben$10.95
  • corned beef, spicy mustard, mayo, Swiss, Bistro chow chow on grilled rye

  • BBQ Pork Cubano$10.95
  • house smoked pork, porter mustard, tangy NC BBQ sauce, pickles, provolone, bacon

  • Black Bean – Falafel Sub$8.95
  • cheddar-jack cheese, andalouse, lettuce, red peppers, toasted hoagie

  • Ale House Burger $11.95
  • open faced w/ rich ale-demiglace onions, swiss, on grilled sourdough

  • Chicken & Belgium Waffles$12.95
  • buttermilk fried chicken breast, chipotle maple syrup, whip cream

  • Cilantro Pesto Quesadilla$9.50 or with steak add $3.50
  • black beans, rice, jack cheese, grilled chicken with salsa

  • Crisp Wild Grouper Tacos$10.95
  • pickled onions, basil tartar, soft corn shells with black beans & herb rice

  • Brauts - 1/4 pound German Weisswurst on Baguette$9.95
  • German - chow chow, dijon mustard
    Carolina Style - chili, slaw, yellow mustard, onion

Appetizers

  • Bacon Wrapped Dates$4.95
  • a restaurant favorite

  • Zucchini Chips$5.95
  • crisp fried served with house made ranch

  • Pimento Cheese$5.95
  • baked Southern favorite with corn chips

  • Buffalo-Shine Wings$10.95 for 10/$6.95 half order
  • jumbo size with a touch of peach moonshine

  • Crispy Chicken Tenders$6.50 for 4/$8.95 for 6
  • with honey-dijon

  • Crisp Vegetable Spring Rolls$5.95
  • cabbage stir-fry, Asian noodles, orange hoisen sauce

  • Shrimp Scampi Dip$8.95
  • creamy dip w/ roasted red pepper, cheddar , green onion w/ crisp flatbread

  • Smoked Chicken Nachos$10.95
  • poblano cream, jack cheese, tomato, green onion, salsa

  • Rosemary’s Tomato Soup$4.95 / 6.95


Salads

  • Mixed Greens$4.95 or $8.50
  • with tomato, cucumber, pistachios, parmesan, orange champaign vinaigrette

  • Caesar Salad$4.95 or $8.50
  • crisp romaine, applewood bacon, croutons, house Caesar dressing, parmesan

  • Antipasti Salad$10.95
  • capicola, salami, swiss, artichoke hearts, cucumber, kalamata, olives, pepperoncini, romaine, Italian dressing

  • Strawberry Spinach Salad$6.95 or $10.95
  • baby spinach, strawberries, feta, candied pecans, balsamic vinaigrette

  • Smoked Cobb Salad$10.95
  • smoked chicken, bacon, tomato, gorgonzala, diced egg, avocado, iceberg, SW blue cheese

  • Fried Chicken Salad$10.95
  • mixed greens, fresh chicken tenders, bacon, tomatoes, cucumber, cheddar, honey dijon

Beer

Draft Beer - NC Brews

  • Creek Water lite
  • Red Oak Amber Lager*
  • Green Man Porter*
  • Devil’s Backbone Vienna Lager*
  • Crispin Cider
  • GFB Hoppalachia IPA*

Domestics

  • Rolling Rock- can
  • PBR
  • Budweiser
  • Bud Light
  • Coors Light
  • Miller Lite
  • Yuengling
  • Mich ultra

Imports

  • Beck’s Non Alcoholic
  • Corona
  • Heineken
  • Stella Artois
  • Guinness Nitro Can
  • SS’s Chocolate Stout
  • Duvel Trappist Ale
  • Lindeman’s Peché Lambic

Craft Brews - NC Brews

  • CV Farmer Ted Cream Ale*
  • Natty Green Wheat*
  • Buckshot Amber Ale*
  • Howard Brewing Action Man*
  • Howard Brewing Trail Maker Pale*
  • Howard Lake Fever Black IPA*
  • Oscar Blues Mama’s Little Yella Pils*
  • Foothills Hoppyum IPA*
  • Bad Penny Brown Ale
  • French Broad ESB*
  • Bold Rock Amber Cider*
  • Not Your Father’s Root Beer
  • Railhouse Oatmeal Stout*
  • Sisters of the Moon IPA*
  • Crispin Pear Cider
  • Mystery Black Saison*
  • FH Bourbon Brl Porter(22 oz)*
  • Howard Mistletoe Raspberry Porter
  • 2013 OHB Event Horizon (22 oz)*

Wine

Red Wines by the Bottle

  • Farnese Montepulciano, Italy
  • Gun Dog Malbec
  • Frey Organic Red, Mendocino
  • Nieto Reserva Pinot Noir, Argentina
  • Vega Sindoa Cabernet Sauvignon, Navarra Spain
  • Paso a Paso Tempranillo, Spain
  • Jade Mountain Merlot, Napa Valley
  • Honora Vera Monastrell, Spain
  • Scaia Corvina, Italy
  • Vignamaggio Sangiovese ’09, Tuscany
  • Domaine de Chateaumar Cotes du Rhone ’12, France
  • Butternut Pinot Noir, CA
  • Novy Four Mile Red Blend, N Coast, CA
  • Shooting Star Black Bubbles ‘NV, CA
  • Humble Pie Cabernet Sauvignon, CA
  • Jones von Drehle Vineyard Tempranillo ’12, NC
  • Robert Hall Merlot ’11, Paso Robles, CA
  • *Klinker Brick Old Vine Zinfandel ’10, Lodi, CA
  • The Rule Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa, CA
  • Steele Pinot Noir ’09, CA
  • Jones von Drehle Rock N Rail ’12, NC

Wine Cocktails

    • White Peach
    • Red Pomegranate Sangria
    • Mimosa
    • Belini

White Wines by the Bottle

      • Hayes Ranch Chardonnay, California
      • Stemmari Moscoto, Italy
      • Simonet Brut Blanc de Blanc Champagne, France
      • Castano Macabeo/Chardonnay, Spain
      • Madonna Kabinett Riesling, Germany
      • Duck Pond Pinot Gris, Oregon
      • Brancot Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc, New Zealand
      • Marquis de Gelida Brut ‘NV, Spain
      • Buganis Albarini
      • Butternut Chardonnay, CA
      • King Estate Pinot Gris, Oregon
      • Jones von Drehle Steel Chardonnay ’12, NC
      • Camus Vineyards Conundrum ’08, California

White Wines by the Glass

      • House Sauvignon Blanc
      • Hayes Ranch Chardonnay
      • Stemmari Moscoto
      • Simonet Champagne
      • Madonna Kabinett Riesling
      • Duck Pond Pinot Gris
      • Red Wine by the Glass
      • House Cabernet
      • Gun Dog Malbec
      • Nieto Reserva Pinot Noir
      • Vega Sindoa Cabernet
      • Scaia Corvina

Whiskey

Moonshine

  • Georgia Moon
  • Georgia Moon Peach
  • Bonnie Rose Orange Peal
  • Junior Johnson Apple*
  • Junior Johnson Strawberry.*
  • Junior Johnson Blueberry.*
  • Junior Johnson Cherry*
  • Junior Johnson Cranberry.*
  • Junior Johnson Blackberry.*
  • CatDaddy Spiced Moonshine*
  • American Born Sweet Tea
  • Ol Smokey BlackBerry
  • Ol Smokey Cherry
  • Howling Moon Apple Pie*
  • Waynes Hanging Dog*
  • Paw Paw Murphy*
  • CarriageHouse Strawberry*
  • Sun Dog 130 Proof*
  • Full Throttle Peach
  • Gatlin 110*
  • Popcorn Sutton
  • Tim Smith Climax
  • Troy & Sons Moonshine*
  • Troy & Sons Oak Reserve*

Irish Whiskey

  • Bushmills
  • Jameson
  • Tullamore Dew
  • Tyrconnel Single Malt
  • Teeling Rum Cask
  • Jameson Black Reserve
  • Red Breast Single Pot Irish

Canadian Whiskey

  • Canadian Hunter
  • Seagram’s 7
  • Crown Royal Apple
  • Crown Royal
  • Crown Royal Reserve

Bourbon Plus

  • Fireball
  • Southern Comfort
  • Bird Dog Peach
  • Jim Beam
  • Jim Beam Rye
  • George Dickel
  • Wild Turkey
  • Jack Daniels
  • Jack Fire
  • Jack Honey
  • Gentleman Jack
  • Jack Daniels Sinatra
  • Bernheim American Wheat
  • Makers Mark
  • Larceny
  • Buffalo Trace
  • Four Roses Small Batch
  • Four Roses Single Barrel
  • Elijah Craig 12yr
  • Bulleit
  • Bulleit Ri Whiskey
  • Bulleit 10 YR
  • Old Scout Bourbon
  • Wild Turkey Rare Breed
  • Woodford Reserve
  • Woodford Bouble Oak
  • Copper Fox Rye
  • Rebel Yell Rye
  • Virgil Kane Rye
  • Barrel Cask Strength Bourbon
  • Michters Sour Mash
  • Basil Haydens
  • Knob Creek
  • Angel’s Envy
  • Bookers
  • Blanton’s Bourbon

Scotch & Single Malt

  • Dewar’s White Label
  • Famouse Grouse
  • Aychentoshan Classic
  • Chivas Regal
  • Johnny Walker Black
  • Glenlivet 12yr
  • Defiant NC Single Malt*
  • Glenmorangi Port 12yr
  • Balvenie Doublewood 12yr
  • MaCallan 12yr
  • Glenfiddich 15yr
  • Laphroaig Quarter Cask
  • Oban 14yr
  • Talisker 10yr
  • Lagavulin 16yr
  • MaCallan 18yr