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.
Shea's Rebellion And Derby Cocktail No. 2 Recipe Video