Ragged Branch Manhattan

EASY

2 oz Ragged Branch Wheat Bourbon

1 oz Carpano Antica Formula Sweet Vermouth

3 dashes Angostura Bitters

 

Stir ingredients in mixer with ice until chilled

Strain into martini glass

Garnish with Bourbon Chef Cocktail Cherries

Boulevardier

EASY

2 oz Ragged Branch Wheat Bourbon

1 oz Carpano Antica Formula Sweet Vermouth

1 oz Campari

 

Stir ingredients with ice util chilled

Serve either neat in a chilled coupe glass OR over single large ice cube in rocks glass

Garnish with a thick orange peel

Ragged Branch Walnut Old Fashioned

HARD

2 oz Ragged Branch Wheat Walnut Bourbon*

4 dashes orange bitters

1/4 oz salted vanilla maple syrup**

 

Stir ingredients with ice until chilled

Strain over one large ice cube

Garnish with orange peel

 

*Walnut Bourbon

1 cup Ragged Branch Wheat Bourbon

1/2 cup chopped walnuts

 

Soak walnuts in bourbon for 1 week

Strain walnuts

Store in tight container

 

**Salted Vanilla Maple Syrup

1/2 cup pure maple syrup

1/2 tsp Vanilla extract

1 oz warm water

1/8 tsp kosher salt

 

Combine maple syrup and vanilla extract

In the water, dissolve the kosher salt

Combine syrup and salt water and stir

Store in tight container