Mildred’s Peach Pie
Basil Hayden’s 2012 Cocktail Club has arrived just in time for this weekend’s Academy Awards! They’ve teamed up with top LA mixologist, Joel Black to create a cocktail that happens to be Best Actress Nominee Viola Davis’ favorite. It’s the perfect cocktail to make while you’re watching the Awards and toasting to the night’s nominees!
1½ parts Basil Hayden’s® Bourbon
4 Fresh Peach Slices
2 dashes Peach Bitters
¾ parts Lemon Juice
1 pinch Ground Cinnamon
¾ parts Honey Syrup (see recipe below)
1. Combine 3 parts honey with 1 part hot water
2. Stir until completely combined.
Muddle peach slices, peach bitters, lemon juice, ground cinnamon and honey syrup in a mixing tin. Add Basil Hayden’s® Bourbon and shake vigorously for 7 seconds. Strain into a martini glass and garnish with a peach sprinkled with cinnamon.