Mixology consultant Josh Durr flavors this bourbon-grapefruit drink with a Simple Syrup made from fresh raspberries. This recipe is ideal for parties because rather than shaking each cocktail individually, you can prepare a big batch in advance. Slideshows:  Fast, Make-Ahead Cocktail Party 

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Recipe Summary

total:
10 mins
Yield:
8
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a blender or food processor, puree the raspberries with the sugar and 4 ounces cold water. Transfer the raspberry syrup to a jar, cover and refrigerate overnight.

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  • Strain the syrup into a pitcher, then stir in the bourbon, grapefruit juice, lime juice and bitters. Refrigerate until chilled, about 2 hours.

  • Stir the drink, then pour into 8 chilled ice-filled collins glasses. Stir 2 ounces of club soda into each drink and garnish with the grapefruit twists.

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