Kentucky Summer

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Recipe: #35494

August 19, 2020



"Maraschino is a multifaceted ingredient that lends complexity to a simple cocktail, like this one of bourbon and lemon. For an herbal hint of summertime, add fresh basil or lemon thyme."

Original recipe yields 1 serving
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Nutritional

  • Serving Size: 1 (1597.4 g)
  • Calories 640.9
  • Total Fat - 7.4 g
  • Saturated Fat - 1.2 g
  • Cholesterol - 10.2 mg
  • Sodium - 258.3 mg
  • Total Carbohydrate - 185.1 g
  • Dietary Fiber - 44.7 g
  • Sugars - 46.1 g
  • Protein - 20.5 g
  • Calcium - 450.6 mg
  • Iron - 10.7 mg
  • Vitamin C - 802 mg
  • Thiamin - 0.8 mg

Step 1

In a cocktail shaker with ice, combine bourbon, ¾ ounce of Maraschino, lemon juice, simple syrup and a dash of Angostura bitters if desired.

Step 2

Add five whole basil leaves or lemon thyme sprig.

Step 3

Shake vigorously.,

Step 4

Strain though a fine mesh strainer into a new glass with fresh ice.

Step 5

Add a splash of soda

Step 6

Garnish with a lemon wedge and a sprig of basil or lemon thyme.

Tips & Variations


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