Town Branch Bourbon Bramble

Town Branch Bourbon Bramble

Ingredients

2 ounces Town Branch Bourbon
3/4 ounce simple syrup
3/4 ounce fresh squeezed lemon juice
5 fresh blackberries
lemon

Preparations

Town Branch Bourbon Bramble Cocktail

In a shaker, muddle 4 medium sized blackberries in the simple syrup.  Add Town Branch Bourbon and lemon juice.  Shake over ice and strain over ice in a chilled rocks glass.  Garnish with a blackberry and lemon twist.  

If you would like to make a lemon stock:

Yield: 22oz

  • 1 1/2 liters water
  • 2 pounds citrus husks (split in half and juiced)
  • citric acid 
  • malic acid 
  • white sugar

DIRECTIONS

  1. Bring the water to a boil and add the citrus husks. Allow the mixture to boil for five minutes.
  2. Using tongs, remove the husks, then remove the liquid from the heat.
  3. Allow the liquid to cool, and measure it by volume 
  4. Transfer the liquid back to the stockpot and place it over high heat.
  5. Bring to a boil, and reduce the liquid by half.
  6. Add in white sugar to stabilize, and adjust with citric and malic acids.

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