To make up for my long absence, I thought I'd double up on the delicious cocktails this Friday. The Bee's Knees and the Boulevardier are actually two of my favorite drinks, and I can't wait to shake up one of each–or toast to the Supreme Court's monumental decisions this week!
The Bee's Knees
Hendrick's, St George Spirits Terroir or Botanivoire gins, and Barr Hill's honeyed gin would all be divine.
1 1/2 oz bourbon
1 oz Campari
1 oz sweet vermouth
Combine bourbon, Campari and sweet vermouth in a mixing glass with ice; stir well. Pour into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with
Notes: The Boulevardier is the Negroni's Kentucky cousin, substituting gin for bourbon. If you're daring enough to mix dark and light spirits, I can promise you won't be disappointed by this delightful pairing–cheers!
Image by Cliff Brunk.