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Bourbon Hibiscus Cocktail

By Amy Bailey — February 02, 2017

Hibiscus and blood orange combine with Four Roses Small Batch Bourbon to create a drink that is stout enough for him and sweet enough for her.

Every Rose Has Its Thorn Cocktail

3 oz Four Roses Small Batch Bourbon

1 oz Wild Hibiscus syrup

2 oz fresh blood orange juice

3-4 drops Peychaud’s bitters

Hibiscus flower to garnish

Blood orange peel to garnish


Stir together bourbon, hibiscus syrup, blood orange juice, and bitters. Strain into coupe glass (or pour over ice in high ball glass). Garnish with hibiscus flower and blood orange peel.