Bourbon is a drink in the whisky family which is elaborated with corn. It is one of the favorite drinks for many people as its flavor is certainly timeless with its delicious caramel notes and its versatility.
Bourbon can also be made using wheat, malted barley or rye in the mix and it must be aged for at least two years before it goes out in the market, so it can guarantee to consumers its characteristic flavor and aroma.
Cocktails made with bourbon share its particular qualities and paired with varied ingredients are fine. In the next lines you will find two different types of cocktails to satisfy both the liking of the citrus lovers and the sweet lovers.
Bourbon history is quite controversial as in the beginning it was elaborated in Pennsylvania where distilleries where located at first, but they had to migrate due to the tax burden and this fact, for some experts, is considered a myth. The truth is that in 1964 the U.S. Congress declared the distinctive drink Bourbon country.
Bourbon Satin Cocktail
This cocktail is made with white chocolate cream and this gives a thick consistency and sweet flavor.
- 1 Ounce of half-and-half
- 1 Ounce Lip Balm
- 1 Ounce of Bourbon
- Crushed Ice
Add all ingredients in a cocktail shaker and mix vigorously. Serve in a cocktail glass.
This cocktail is made with pink lemonade and maraschino cherries, which give to it that citrus touch while they make it very attractive for women.
- 1 Cup of Bourbon
- 1 Jar of maraschino cherries
- 1 Cup of pink lemonade
Mix all ingredients in a jar and serve chilled. You can decorate it with a cherry on the rim of the glass.
Surely you will consider both options when enjoying a delicious cocktail in good company. Then you will discover that special touch on each, but first you have to buy bourbon, right? So today we recommend two:
Wild Turkey Bourbon