COCKTAILS

Classic Bourbon Old Fashioned

 

 

 

1.5 oz Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
1-2 Demerara Sugar Cube
2 Dashes Angostura Bitters
Luxardo Cherry
Orange Peel (expressed)

 

Place sugar, bitters, and one orange peel in a mixing glass.
Muddle sugar.
Top with ice and bourbon, then mix until cold and properly diluted.
Place large ice cube into rocks glass and strain cocktail into glass.
Make sure to shake mixing glass after straining to top ice with some sugar.
Add Luxardo cherry to glass.
Express orange peel over glass, ensuring oil coats inside edges of glass.
Do not reuse mixing ice.

MANHATTAN 

 

 

2 oz Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
1 oz Sweet Vermouth
3-4 healthy dashes of Angostura Bitters

 

Add all ingredients into a shaker with ice and shake.
Strain
Pour into martini glass with Luxardo cherry

MINT JULEP 

 

 

2.5 oz Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
4-5 mint springs
2 sugar cubes or .5oz simple syrup

 

Place the mint leaves and sugar or simple syrup into a julep cup, Collins glass, or double old-fashioned glass.
Muddle well
Add Bourbon
Fill glass with crushed ice and stir well
Garnish with mint sprig

WHISKEY SOUR 

 

 

2 oz Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
3/4 oz Fresh lemon juice
1/2 oz Simple syrup
1/2 oz Egg white (optional)
Garnish: Angostura bitters

 

Add all ingredients into a shaker with ice and shake.
Strain
Garnish with 3 dashes of Angostura bitters. 

THE HOT TODDY 

 

 

3/4 cup water
1.5 oz Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
2 to 3 teaspoons honey, to taste
2 to 3 teaspoons lemon juice, to taste
1 lemon round
1 cinnamon stick (optional, for garnish)

 

Bring water to a simmer. Pour into mug.
Add the whiskey, 2 teaspoons honey and 2 teaspoon lemon juice.
Stir until the honey has disappeared into the hot water.
Garnish with a lemon and cinnamon stick (if using)

 WHISKEY SMASH 

 

 

3 wedges Lemon
4 Mint leaves
.75 oz Simple syrup
2 oz Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
Garnish: Mint sprig

 

Muddle the lemon in a shaker.
Add the remaining ingredients and ice and shake.
Double strain into a rocks glass over ice.
Serve with a straw.

CONTACT US

info@greenriverdistilling.com
(270) 691-9001
10 Distillery Road
Owensboro, KY 42301

Owensboro, kentucky

We are proud members of the Owensboro business community and proud to be on the Official Kentucky Bourbon Trail.

 

 

 

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