Bourbon is a versatile type of American whiskey that can be used in a variety of tasty cocktails. If you’re looking for some inspiration, check out this collection of 17 popular Bourbon Cocktails.
From casual get-togethers to formal celebrations, bourbon cocktails are a great addition to the party. Serve some of these tasty bourbon cocktails the next time you’re hosting a party!
You’ll love the balance of sweet and sour in this classic cocktail. Serve it garnished with a slice of orange peel and a maraschino cherry!
This classic cocktail is made with just three ingredients: bourbon, Contreau, and lemon juice. Serve it to friends and family at your next gathering!
Impress your guests with this classic Manhattan cocktail. Garnish it with orange peel and maraschino cherries!
You’ll be warm and toasty when you make one of these classic hot toddy cocktails. Enjoy one on a cool autumn evening!
Fresh mint adds delicious flavor to this popular cocktail. Be sure to serve it with lots of crushed ice.
John Collins is a delicious blend of bourbon, lemon juice, simple syrup, and club soda. Serve it in a tall glass with lots of ice.
Serve this easy bourbon eggnog to your family over the holidays! It’s super easy to make and full of festive flavors.
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with this sweet bourbon cocktail. Chambord Raspberry liqueur makes it extra special!
This tasty bourbon cocktail is a great addition to an autumn get-together. Enjoy it on the rocks with family and friends!
This striking cocktail is the perfect drink to ring in the New Year. It features the delicious flavor of blackberries.
Serve this adult-only cocktail when you’re having friends over for movie night! It’s refreshing and super easy to make.
Bourbon and ginger beer pair up to make this spicy Kentucky Mule. Serve it in a copper mug for a classic presentation.
The sweet taste of cinnamon and maple shine through in this whiskey sour. Serve it on the rocks with a pinch of ground cinnamon.
Serve this pine flavored Old Fashioned cocktail over the holidays! It’s a delicious addition to a celebration meal.
Bourbon, Limoncello liqueur and sour mix combine to make this tangy martini. Serve it ice cold with a twist of lemon.
This sweet tea cocktail is just what you need on a hot summer day. Serve it at your next backyard barbeque!
Bourbon, simple syrup, and fresh mint leaves are the stars of this refreshing drink. Serve it with lots of crushed ice and enjoy it when the weather’s warm!
Bourbon Whiskey Sour Recipe
- 2 oz bourbon whiskey
- 1/2 oz fresh lemon juice
- ¾ oz simple syrup
- Orange wedges for garnish
- Optional Maraschino cherry
- Combine the bourbon, lemon juice, and simple syrup in a cocktail shaker.
- Fill the shaker with ice, cover, and shake vigorously for about 20 seconds until the outside of the shaker is very cold.
- Strain the cocktail through a Hawthorne strainer or a slotted spoon into an old-fashioned or rocks glass filled with ice. Garnish with an orange wheel and a cherry.