Ginger bourbon smash

For something with a bit more spice than a typical whiskey smash, I decided to bring some ginger syrup into the mix. The fresh lemon brightness is refreshing and with the ginger, it adds just a bit of warmth. This is a nice twist for a slightly cooler spring day.

Ingredients:

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3 oz bourbon, 1/2oz lemon juice, 1/2 oz ginger syrup

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  • 3 oz bourbon
  • 1/2oz lemon juice
  • 1/2 oz ginger syrup
  • fresh mint garnish

Assembly:

Add all ingredients except the mint into a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake and strain over a large ice cube in a rocks glass. Garnish with a sprig of fresh mint.