Alex Highsmith’s Picks

Alex Highsmith is co-owner and general manager of Spirited Away, America’s first booze-free bottle shop. She’s also the co-host of the Sober Sallies podcast (a casual comedy podcast about sobriety), and co-founder of the all-female, NYC production company Don, Pat & Tom.

A Utah-born NYC transplant with a deep love of sobriety culture, creativity, and small business, Alex has found her happy place at Spirited Away, where every day is an opportunity to make social spaces in New York more accessible by offering the best in non-alc. Alex lives in Brooklyn with her partner, Sam, and good boy, Jasper.

Here are top picks from her and her Sober Sallies crew.














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