5 Amazing Bourbon Cocktails To Enjoy With Your Colleagues

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The Winter season calls for some mouth-watering delicacies and late-night parties to beat the cold. Also, you may include some warm yet savory liquor variants for an enthralling appeal. When it comes to throwing a house party, you need the best cocktails on the bar table. That’s when the bourbon drinks come to your rescue with earthy essence and delicious tasting notes. You can craft bourbon-infused cocktails to satiate the taste buds of your guests. Also, try to include the food pairings that go well with the drinks. 

Here are some top-notch bourbon cocktails that may allure your guests. 

Peach Me

Peach Me 

If you’re a fan of the fruity delight, then you may include the peachy cocktail in your dinner menu. With the sweetish charm of vanilla coupled up with bitters and bourbon, the drink is likely to amaze your guests. It contains many ingredients like cherry and schnapps that enhance the tasting notes. Grab the ingredients and use the authentic Michter’s Bourbon for maximum appeal. Also, try to use the ingredients in the right amount for superior taste.

Ingredients

  • cherry
  • orange slice
  • orange bitters
  • bourbon
  • peach schnapps

How To Prepare? 

  • Take a mixing glass and add the orange slices, bitters, and cherries to it. Further, mix the ingredients to incorporate the fruity essence.
  • Add other ingredients like schnapps, bourbon, and ice cubes in it. 
  • Pour the drink into a rock glass and garnish it with chilled orange slices. 

Downhill Daring 

Another bourbon cocktail that is likely to satiate the hunger pangs of your guests is downhill daring. It boasts the goodness of bourbon paired with the chocolatey delight of Punt e Mes. Also, the cocktail is relatively light and reflects the citrussy appeal due to orange garnishings. Get your hands on the essential ingredients like benedictine and bitters for superior taste. With the sweetish delight of red wine, the drink may provide a better replacement for mundane liquors. But try to drink in moderate amounts and pair it up with some cheesy foodstuffs.

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 ounces Punt e Mes
  • 1-ounce bourbon
  • 1/2 ounce red wine
  • 1/4 ounce Benedictine
  • Two dashes of Angostura bitters
  • Two dashes Orange Bitters 
  • orange twist

How To Prepare?

  • Add the ingredients like Punt e Mes, bourbon, and red wine in a mixing glass. Muddle the ingredients for a few minutes.
  • Fill the glass with the remaining essentials and stir the mixture for a while.
  • End the recipe with the garnishing of an orange twist. 
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For all the bourbon lovers out there, the citrusy cocktails are a perfect choice. It possesses the tangy essence of the orange slices. Along with this, the drink’s sweetish element is likely to allure your hunger pangs in no time. With minimal ingredients, you can create a fulfilling and delicious glass of bourbon-infused cocktail. What adds to the savory indulgence is the champagne add-on. 

Ingredients

  • 1 oz bourbon
  • .5 oz orange liqueur
  • Six dashes of Angostura bitters
  • Six dashes of Peychaud’s bitters
  • Champagne
  • One lemon twist

How To Prepare? 

  • Add the ingredients in a mixing glass except for the champagne. Stir the mixture until it achieves the perfect consistency.
  • Pour the mixture into your cocktail glasses and fill it up to the brim with champagne.
  • Garnish the drink with some lemon twists to add the much-needed citrussy appeal. 

The Libertine 

How about serving your guests a bourbon-infused cocktail topped with a herbal aid like rosemary? The Libertine is yet another top-notch drink that is likely to amaze your guests. It contains the goodness of lemon juice and the sweetish delight of simple syrup. What adds to the charm of the drink is the maple syrup as well as fresh orange juices. You must grab the ingredients before preparing the cocktail for your guests.

Ingredients

  • 2 oz simple syrup
  • Two rosemary sprigs
  • 4 oz bourbon
  • 2 oz lemon juice
  • 2 tsp orange marmalade
  • 1 tbsp maple syrup
  • 1 tbsp orange juice
  • One egg white

How To Prepare? 

  • Add the rosemary sprigs and simple syrup to a bowl and boil them together.
  • Add the mixture to the cocktail shaker. Further, place in other ingredients like bourbon, lemon juice, and marmalade. 
  • Shake the mixture before adding the rest of the ingredients. Shake it once again and pour it into your favorite glass.
  • Garnish the drink with some rosemary for aesthetic purposes. 

Bourbon Milk Punch 

If you wish to prepare a light yet nutritional cocktail, then Bourbon Milk Punch can be the right choice. Grab the essentials like whole milk, nutmeg, and some vanilla extracts to boost the taste. Also, try to pair it up with sugar and another garnishing for maximum tasting notes. 

Ingredients

  • 2 cups cream
  • 2 cups whole milk
  • 1 cup bourbon
  • 0.75 cup powdered sugar
  • vanilla bean
  • grated nutmeg

How To Prepare?

  • Take a metal bowl and add milk, bourbon, sugar, and cream to it. Whisk the mixture until it achieves a paste-like consistency.
  • Add vanilla bean and place the pitcher filled with the mixture into a freezer. Let the mixture cool down for a while.
  • Take the pitcher out and garnish it using nutmeg. 

Final Verdict

Parties are never complete without good music and savory drinks that get you high. If you’re looking forward to alluring your taste buds, then bourbon cocktails can be the right choice. You can prepare the drinks using minimal ingredients as well as effort. But, try to pair it up with some delicious foodstuffs for maximum appeal. 

Charles Share
For Proctor Jones, a general review platform offering world-class product reviews, Charles Share is the head of content. For 10 + years, she has been linked with the Travel industry and specializes in Travel and general content.