Thursday, September 26, 2013

Spiced Bourbon Cocktail Recipe


Photo by More Than Paper

In the south, it stays hot for much of the fall, so it is a challenge to come up with a cool and refreshing cocktail that also embraces the traditional flavors of the season.  This spiced bourbon cocktail satisfies anyone's desire for a cool drink on a fall day.  Serve it with a personalized coaster and be the hostess with the mostess this season!  Enjoy. 

Spiced Bourbon Cocktail Recipe 

  • 2 oz. Blanton's Bourbon
  • 2 oz. easy homemade cinnamon simple syrup:  Boil 1 cup sugar, 1 cup water, 1/2 tsp. of cinnamon, 1/2 tsp. of nutmeg, 1/2 tsp. of vanilla extract and 1/2 tsp. of ginger. Simmer. Let it cool completely before adding to your drink! 
  • In a cocktail shaker, shake the bourbon and simple syrup mixture well with ice 
  • Add 2 oz. of ginger ale and the shaken mixture to a large cup of ice 
  • Garnish with a sprig of mint and fresh raspberry 

Serve on a personalized coaster like this one from Queen Bee Coasters!  We love the chalkboard trend. 


Queen Bee Coasters - Chalk Kraft (CS-03)


Or serve your Spiced Bourbon Cocktail on these cute personalized coasters from Boatman Geller!


Boatman Geller - Personalized Coasters (Herringbone Chocolate Preset) (CO60-preset)

Or choose from over 400 other styles and varieties of personalized coasters at More Than Paper here! So what's your favorite fall cocktail? 

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