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Apples and Bourbon

Apples and Bourbon

Apples and Bourbon


This cocktail is great anytime of the year and is also very food-friendly. The apple-infused Maker’s Mark® Bourbon gives it a sweetness accented by the thyme honey.


  • 1-3/4 parts Maker’s Mark® Bourbon infused with apples
  • 1/2 part Aperol
  • 3/4 part lemon juice
  • 1/2 part thyme honey
  • Dash maple bitters
  • Thyme sprig and apple slice for garnish


  1. Add all ingredients to a shaker with ice.
  2. Shake vigorously.
  3. Strain over ice into a rocks glass.
  4. Garnish with thyme sprig and apple slice.

Tags: Cocktails, Highballs, Apples And Bourbon, Aperol, Lemon Juice, Honey, Maple Bitters, Thirsty