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How to Make a Brown Derby

Bourbon / American Whiskey

How to Cocktail: Brown Derby

Made with bourbon and grapefruit juice, this cocktail named for the famous Los Angeles diner is sweet and sour. Watch top bartender Dominic Venegas mix up this classic in our video.


  • 1.5 oz Bourbon
  • 1 oz Fresh grapefruit juice
  • .5 oz Honey syrup (1 part honey, 1 part water)
  • Garnish:Grapefruit wedge or twist
  • Glass:Cocktail

Add all the ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice. Shake, and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a grapefruit wedge or twist.

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