Infused Blueberry Bourbon with Lemon
Infused Blueberry Bourbon with Lemon is a refreshing cocktail for summer without being too girly. Luscious blueberries is a staple of Americana. Pairing berries with America’s hottest spirit, bourbon, is the perfect summer couple.
Servings Prep Time
8cocktails 15minutes
Cook Time Passive Time
2minutes 3days
Servings Prep Time
8cocktails 15minutes
Cook Time Passive Time
2minutes 3days
Ingredients
Infused blueberry bourbon
Simple Syrup
Infused Blueberry Bourbon with Lemon cocktail
Instructions
Infusing blueberries into bourbon
  1. Pour 1 liter of bourbon to a large glass jar with lid.
  2. crush 1 1/2 pints of blueberries.
  3. Add all fruit to the bourbon, then shake. Let it steep for 3 days for the best flavor.
  4. After 3 days, strain into a glass jar with lid, placing it in the refrigerator.
Simple Syrup
  1. In a heavy pan, boil 1 cup of water.
  2. Add 2 cups of sugar. Reduce heat and stir until all the sugar is dissolved.
Cocktail Assembly
  1. Mix infused blueberry bourbon with 8 tsp. of simple syrup and 5 Tbsp of fresh lemon juice. Stir. Pour over ice.
  2. Cut 4 thin slices of lemon, then cut each whole slice in half.
  3. Combine blueberries and a thin 1/2 slice of lemon to garnish.