There’s nothing like that warm Kentucky hug you get in your chest after a gulp of good bourbon. Whether served neat, on the rocks or mixed with a few thoughtful modifiers, bourbon belongs to all the seasons. But it seldom tastes as good as it does right now, when the air gets crisp and summer slowly bleeds into fall. We bring you the 11 bourbon cocktails to make now.
You’ll feel like you’ve been bobbing for apples after a sip from this fall-tastic cocktail. Apples are incorporated in three different ways—vinegar, brandy and juice—all of which highlight bourbon’s rich, toasty flavors. Tip: Take a moment and appreciate the aromas of this drink. Amazing!
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