Anthony heads down to Washington, DC, to attend the Capital File Magazine White House Press Correspondents' Dinner After Party in the first of this 3-part AOTD-On-The-Road series!
2 Ounce (Preferably Makers Mark)
1 (For Garnishing)
Honey clove star anise simple syrup
1 1⁄4 Ounce (Preferably Makers Mark)
1 (As Required)
1 (For Garnish)
1 Tablespoon (For Garnish)
For Shea's Rebellion
1 In a mixing glass combine fresh raspberries, lemon juice, and ginger syrup.
2 Using a pestle, muddle the ingredients a bit.
3 Pour in the makers mark whiskey and add some ice.
4 Cover the mixing glass and give it a vigorous shake.
5 Strain the drink into a cocktail glass.
6 Add the rose water for aroma.
7 Serve garnished with a lemon wheel.
For Derby Cocktail No. 2
8 In a mixing glass, combine honey clove star anise simple syrup along with makers mark bourbon and fresh lemon juice.
9 Add ice to the glass and give the drink a good stir.
10 Strain the drink in a cocktail glass.
11 Serve garnished with mint leaves and a star anise.
Watch this video to learn two great cocktails- Shea's Rebellion and Derby Cocktail No. 2. Both these cocktails use Maker's Mark Bourbon whiskey and these are great guest pleasers when you have special guests.