Whiskey Smash

Our Whiskey Smash cocktail is an intensely bright, shaken variation of the classic Mint Julep with muddled lemons. To put it simply: citrus, mint, and bourbon.

Prep Time 5 minutes

Total Time 5 Minutes

Recipe Yield 1 Cocktail


2 parts Basil Hayden® Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
3/4 part simple syrup
1 half lemon, cut into quarters
6 mint leaves
Lemon wheel


1. Muddle lemon, mint and simple syrup in a shaker without ice.
2. Add Basil Hayden® and ice, and shake to combine.
3. Strain into a rocks glass over fresh ice.
4. Garnish with a mint sprig and lemon wheel.

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