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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 1/2 oz Bourbon
  • 1 oz Fresh grapefruit juice
  • 1/2 oz Honey syrup (1 part honey, 1 part water)
  • Garnish: Grapefruit wedge or twist
    Glass: Cocktail

Add all ingredients into a shaker with ice and shake.
Strain into a cocktail glass.
Express the oil from a grapefruit twist and garnish with the twist.

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