While shorter days and cooler temps are creeping in, hang onto the last memories of warmer months with the Kentucky Buck. And if a chill is already the air – let the bourbon warm you up!
2 oz Michter’s US*1 Kentucky Straight Bourbon
¾ oz fresh lemon juice
½ oz simple syrup
1 chopped strawberry
2 dashes Angostura bitters
Shake bourbon, lemon juice, simple syrup, chopped strawberry and Angostura bitters with ice. Fine strain into a Collins glass over fresh ice. Top with ginger beer and garnish with a strawberry slice.
Recipe & images courtesy Michter’s.