Perfect Blend of Festivity: Uncle Nearest Holiday Jams Cocktail

Created by mixologist/spirits educator Tififanie Barriere from Netflix’s Drink Masters and High on the Hog

‘Tis the season for gathering friends and family! Elevate your festive cheer with a bright holiday cocktail from our friends at Uncle Nearest.

Boasting a palate of light vanilla cream, caramelized sugar and the unmistakable spice of rye, we think Uncle Nearest Straight Rye Whiskey is the perfect choice. But your favorite rye is always the answer.

Here’s to another holiday season, raise your glasses and let the festivities begin!


1.75 oz Uncle Nearest Straight Rye Whiskey 

0.5 oz. Sorrel Hibiscus Liqueur

1 bar spoon Apricot jam

3 dashes Aromatic bitters

Orange peel for garnish 

Directions: Build all ingredients in a cocktail mixing glass and mix with a cocktail spoon until the jam is incorporated. Add ice and stir cold for 20 seconds. Fine stain into a rocks glass over a large ice cube. Garnish with an orange swift.

Looking for a last minute gift? Look no further than tickets to the 2024 Bourbon Classic. Cheers!