Cocktails / Spirits

Celebrating Bourbon Heritage Month

September has arrived, and that means it’s officially Bourbon Heritage Month! It’s the perfect excuse to dive headfirst into the world of America’s beloved native spirit. And who better to guide you on this exciting journey than Fine Wine & Good Spirits?

With their expansive selection of bourbons, you can either stick with your tried-and-true favorites or venture into trying a brand with a new twist. If you’re feeling adventurous, FW&GS offers smaller sizes for those who want to sample before committing to a full bottle.

If you’re looking to celebrate during September, FW&GS has some incredible bourbon-based cocktail recipes. So, let’s raise our glasses to a month filled with rich history and exquisite flavors! And always remember to please enjoy responsibly.

Cocktail Recipes

Apple Cider Bourbon 

Ingredients

1 ½ oz Four Roses Straight Bourbon 
3 oz apple cider 
Cinnamon stick, for garnish 

Directions 

Combine all ingredients, except for garnish, in a rocks glass filled with ice; stir. 
Garnish with cinnamon stick.

Ginger Bourbon 

Ingredients 

1 ½ oz Elijah Craig 1789 Straight Bourbon Small Batch 
3 ½ oz ginger beer 
Lemon wheel, for garnish 
Mint sprig, for garnish 

Directions 

Combine all ingredients, except for garnishes, in a Collins glass filled with ice; stir. 
Garnish with lemon wheel and mint sprig. 

Life’s a Bowl of Cherries 

Ingredients 

2 oz Maker’s Mark Straight Bourbon 
¾ oz cherry schnapps 
Cherries, for garnish

Directions 

Combine all ingredients, except for garnish, in a mixing glass filled with ice; stir. 
Strain into a coupe glass. 
Garnish with skewered cherries. 

Rye Tie 

Ingredients 

1 ½ oz Redemption High Rye Bourbon 
½ oz E and J Apple Flavored Brandy 
½ oz Bols Blue Curaçao Liqueur 
½ oz orgeat syrup 
½ oz fresh lime juice 
Mint sprig, for garnish 

Directions 

Combine all ingredients, except for garnish, in a shaker filled with ice. 
Shake and strain into a rocks glass filled with fresh ice. 
Garnish with mint sprig. 


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