“Keep your friends close & your bourbon closer.”
-Old Kentucky Proverb
We couldn’t agree more. Our resident cocktail enthusiast, Kelly Schneider loves using bourbon in cocktails and she shared her recipe for a Kentucky Blossom with us. You can make her bourbon cocktail in just five steps and we think you’ll find it’s good to the last drop.
Kentucky Blossom Recipe
Ingredients & Tools
– 1 ½ oz. Woodford Reserve
– ½ oz. Simple Syrup
– 1 oz. St. Germain
– 1 Cinnamon Stick
– 4 ½ orange slices
– Shaker Tin
– 16 oz. glass
– Highball Glass
- Add the Woodford Reserve, Simple Syrup and St. Germain to a 16 oz. glass filled with ice.
- Squeeze three of your orange slices above the 16 oz. glass so it can collect the juices and add the squeezed orange slices to the glass.
- Grate some of the cinnamon stick, and add the grated cinnamon along with the stick to the 16 oz. glass.
- Shake vigorously!
- Strain in to a Highball Glass filled with ice and garnish with the remaining orange slice.