Kentucky Colonel Cocktail Recipe | By Tobin Shea
“This version of the classic Old Fashioned replaces the sugar with Benedictine, a French herbal liqueur. It cuts back on the sweetness, while adding an herbal note.” -Tobin Shea, Redbird | Vibiana Bar Director
Read on for a step by step on how to make our Kentucky Colonel cocktail recipe at home…
This is also great batch-able in larger quantities and can be prepped in advance before guests arrive. Just increase the recipe to the same proportions depending on the amount of cocktails desired. Then add ice, stir and enjoy!
1. Add 2 ounces of Bourbon to an ice filled shaker.
3. Add 3 dashes Angostura Bitters.
4. Stir until chilled (about 20-25 seconds).
5. Strain into an ice filled double old fashioned glass.