Bittermilk's Handcrafted Cocktail Mix Recipes

Bittermilk's Handcrafted Cocktail Mix Recipes

Bittermilk’s Handcrafted Cocktail Mix Recipes

Made in small batches, Bittermilk’s award-winning Cocktail Mixers were created by two bartenders who hail from the infamous watering hole, Gin Joint of Charleston, South Carolina. Simply add booze to these cocktail mixers and serve. Each one has gained recognition in magazines and newspapers like the Wall Street Journal, Town & Country, Food + Wine, The Washington Journal, National Geographic and Vanity Fair.

At Herma’s find…

No. 1 Bourbon Barrel Aged Old Fashioned

No. 2 Tom Collins with Elderflowers & Hops

No. 3 Smoked Honey Whiskey Sour

No. 5 Charred Grapefruit Tonic with Bulls Bay Sea Salt

Blood Brother

Ingredients: 1 Part Scotch – 1 Part Soda Water – 1 Part BITTERMILK No.5

Build over ice. Garnish with lemon peel.

Bourbon Barrel Aged Old Fashioned

Ingredients: 4 Parts Bourbon or Rye – 1 Part BITTERMILK No. 1

Stir with ice in a rocks glass. Garnish with orange twist.

Burning Orchid

Ingredients: 4 Parts Dry Cider – 1 Part BITTERMILK No. 3

Build ingredients over ice in a tall glass.

Charred Grapefruit Margherita

Ingredients: 1 Part Tequila – 1 Part Bittermilk No.5

Shake ingredients with lots of ice. Strain into a cocktail glass, and garnish with a lime wedge or peel.

Charred Grapefruit Tonic

Ingredients: 1 Part White Rum or Vodka – 1 Part Soda Water – 1 Part BITTERMILK No.5

Build in a glass over ice. Garnish with lime wedge.

Handsome Devil

Ingredients: 1 Fresh Strawberry, halved – 3 Parts Silver Tequila – 2 Parts BITTERMILK No.5

Shake all ingredients with ice. Strain into stemmed glass. Garnish with a strawberry.

La Cabra

Ingredients: 1 Part Tequila – 1 Part BITTERMILK No. 3

Shake with lots of ice. Pour into a rocks glass.

No. 1 Julip

Ingredients: 1 Part Bittermilk No.1 – 2 Parts Bourbon – Mint

Muddle mint with Bittermilk No.1 and bourbon. Add crushed ice, and garnish with a mint sprig.

Peacemaker

Ingredients: 1 Part BITTERMILK No. 1 – 2 Parts Campari – 4 Parts Bourbon

Stir with ice. Strain into a cocktail glass.

Pinky Swear

Ingredients: 3 Parts Gin – 2 Parts BITTERMILK No.5 – Mint

Shake ingredients with fresh mint and lots ice. Garnish with a mint sprig.

Rumbullion

Ingredients: 4 Parts Aged Rum – 1 Part BITTERMILK No. 1 – Stir with ice in a rocks glass

Smoked Honey Whiskey Sour

Ingredients: 1 Part Bourbon or Rye – 1 Part BITTERMILK No. 3

Shake with lots of ice. Pour into rocks glass. Garnish with lemon twist.

Swamp Angel

Ingredients: Champagne – splash BITTERMILK No. 2

Pour Champagne into flute, add a splash of No. 2.

The Bearded Bee

Ingredients: 2 Parts Gin – 1 Part BITTERMILK No. 3 – 1 Part Yellow Chartreuse

Shake with lots of ice. Strain into a cocktail glass.

The Elderflower

Ingredients: 1 Part Scotch Whisky – 1 Part BITTERMILK No. 2 – 1 Part Soda Water

Build in a tall glass. Stir with straw.

The Weekender

Ingredients: 4 Parts Light Rum – 3 Parts BITTERMILK No. 2 – 2 Dashes Angostura Bitters

Shake with lots of ice. Strain into a cocktail glass.

Tom Collins with Elderflower and Hops

Ingredients: 1 Part Gin or Vodka – 1 Part BITTERMILK No. 2 – 1 Part Soda Water

Build in a tall glass with ice. Stir with straw. Garnish with a slice of cucumber.