Home For The Holidays! Easy, Tasty Bourbon Cocktails!
We’ve rounded up some of the quickest, easiest bourbon cocktails for entertaining over the holidays! Seasonal, festive and great on their own or paired with food. Here are three favorites – we’ve kept ingredients and “hassle-factor” to a minimum; they can be “assembled” ahead in a pitcher for large batches. Just pour into a shaker with ice, strain and garnish or stir directly in the serving glass. Dress it up by adding simple garnishes with a flourish, then relax and catch up with your “krewe”!
2 oz. Bourbon 1 oz. lemon ¾ oz. maple syrup ½ oz. apple cider
Garnish: cinnamon stick Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker, add ice and shake. Strain into a chilled glass, and garnish with a cinnamon stick.
1 oz. Campari 1 oz. Bourbon 1 oz. Sweet Vermouth
Garnish: orange slice Pour all ingredients into a glass and stir.
2 oz. Bourbon ¾ oz. lemon juice ¾ oz. honey syrup
Garnish: lemon twist Pour all ingredients into a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake vigorously, and strain into a rocks glass filled with ice.