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The Charleston Bog , Indigo Landing , Alexandria, VA
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The Charleston Bog

  • SERVINGS: makes 1 drink

Indigo Landing • Alexandria, VA

With Indigo Landing's low-country menu in mind, mixologist Ralph Rosenberg wanted to create a bourbon drink that was appealing to non-bourbon drinkers. The result, which Rosenberg makes with Maker's Mark bourbon, is this lightly sweet pink drink.

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  1. 4 raspberries
  2. 8 mint leaves, plus 1 mint sprig
  3. 2 lime wedges
  4. 1/2 ounce Honey Syrup
  5. Ice
  6. 3 ounces bourbon
  7. 1 ounce white cranberry juice
  1. In a cocktail shaker, muddle the raspberries with the mint leaves, lime wedges and Honey Syrup. Add ice and the bourbon and cranberry juice. Shake well and strain into a pilsner glass. Garnish with the mint sprig.