There’s a world of Bourbon based summer sippers to help you cool off. Simple, delicious & strong, this cocktail doesn’t need much more than a hot summer day and a reason to drink it ! Here are some :-
- Bulldog Smash :
In a shaker, muddle the lemon, peach, mint and sugar cane syrup. Add the bourbon and Cointreau, and fill with ice. Shake, and strain into an Old Fashioned glass filled with crushed ice. Garnish with a sprig of fresh mint.
- Forbidden sour :
1 oz Pama Pomegranate Liqueur
1 oz Bourbon
1 oz Fresh lemon juice
5 oz Simple syrup (one part sugar, one part water)
Add all the ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice. Shake vigorously and strain into a rocks glass filled with fresh ice. Garnish with an orange wheel and a cherry. Garnish with Orange wheel and cherry.
- Bourbon Rickey :
Fill a highball glass with cracked ice. Squeeze the lime half into the glass and drop it in. Add the bourbon and fill with club soda. Stir briefly to combine.
- Brown Derby :
1.5 oz Bourbon
1 oz Fresh grapefruit juice
5 oz Honey syrup (1 part honey, 1 part water)
Add all the ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice. Shake, and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a grapefruit wedge or twist. Garnish it with Grapefruit wedge or twist.
- Mint Julep :
In a rocks glass, lightly muddle the mint and syrup. Add the bourbon and pack tightly with crushed ice. Stir until the cup is frosted on the outside. Top with more crushed ice to form an ice dome and garnish with a few drops of bitters, if desired, and a mint sprig.
– BY PRATIKSHA TRIVEDI