Summer Bourbon Cocktails & More


Leader of the Pack Leader of the Pack

  • 2 oz. Bird Dog Bourbon
  • 1 oz. Sweet & Sour Mix
  • 1 oz. Orange Juice
  • Splash of Grenadine
  • Lemon-Lime Soda

Add all ingredients, except lime-lime soda and Grenadine, to a shaker. Shake until chilled, then strain into a tall glass filled with ice. Add Grenadine, then gently top with lemon-lime soda. Garnish with orange or lemon.


Hair of the DogHair of the Dog

  • 2 oz. Bird Dog Bourbon
  • 1 oz. Lime Juice
  • 1/2 oz. Simple Syrup
  • 2 Dashes of Absinthe
  • Sugar
  • Mint

Add mint and sugar to a shaker and bruise gently. Add other ingredients with ice to a shaker. Shake until chilled. Pour into a tall glass. Add additional ice if necessary and garnish with a lime and mint.


Rusty Barrel (SHOT)Rusty Barrel

  • 1.5 oz. Bird Dog Bourbon
  • .5 oz. Citrus Vodka
  • Lemon
  • Sugar

Rim a shot glass with a lemon wedge and dip in sugar for a sweet/tart rim. Gently pour citrus vodka and Bird Dog Bourbon into the shot glass.


Orchard Old FashionThe Orchard Old Fashioned

  • 2 oz. Bird Dog Apple Whiskey
  • 5 Dashes Bitters
  • Orange Wedge

Gently muddle an orange wedge in a glass. Top with large ice, then add bitters and Bird Dog Apple Whiskey. Stir well to combine and incorporate. Garnish with orange.

The Rose Bowl (featured in main image)

  • 1 oz. Bird Dog Apple Whiskey
  • .5 oz. Chambord
  • .5 oz. Golden Rum

Add all ingredients to a shaker with ice. Shake until chilled, then pour into a rocks glass and garnish with lemon twist.


Apple Pie

  • 1 oz. Bird Dog Apple Whiskey
  • 1 oz. Vanilla Vodka
  • .5 oz. Amaretto
  • .5 oz. Lemon Juice
  • Sugar

Rim half a cocktail glass; first with lemon, then sugar. Combine the remaining ingredients in a shaker with ice. Gently shake and strain into the rimmed glass. Garnish with a lemon wheel.


The Black PearlBlack Pearl

  • 1 oz. Bird Dog Peach Whiskey
  • 1 oz. Dark Rum
  • Cola

All all ingredients to a rocks glass with ice and top with cola. Can make in a tall or Collins glass if preferred. Garnish with orange.


Peach n’ Cream (SHOT)

  • 1 oz. Bird Dog Peach WhiskeyPeaches and Cream Shot
  • 1/2 oz. St. Germaine
  • Whipped Cream

Add liquors to a shot glass. Top with whipped cream. Note: Leave room at the top of the shot glass for the whipped cream.