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Bourbon Swizzle Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Bourbon Swizzle, a cocktail that promises to tantalize your taste buds and elevate your mixology experience. Whether you’re a cocktail enthusiast or a curious beginner who likes Lime Juice, Sugar, Bourbon, Bitters, Ice, or Club Soda, this drink might impress.

Table of contents:

  1. Description
  2. Ingredients
  3. Instructions
  4. Nutrition
  5. Shopping list
  6. Related Cocktails
  7. FAQ
  8. Conclusion

Bourbon Swizzle Cocktail Description

The Bourbon Swizzle falls under the Ordinary Drink and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Collins glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

Discover the allure of Bourbon Swizzle, a blend that harmoniously combines 6 ingredients including Lime juice, Sugar, Bourbon, Bitters, Ice, Club soda. It’s a cocktail that embodies both complexity and balance, inviting connoisseurs and novices alike to explore its depths. Similar cocktails, such as Dragon’s Blood, Cranberry Cordial, Allegheny, await your discovery.

Bourbon Swizzle Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the Bourbon Swizzle, you will need the following:

US Metric
  • 1 1/2 oz Lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon superfine Sugar
  • 2 oz Bourbon
  • 1 dash Bitters
  • crushed Ice
  • 3 oz Club soda
  • 1.63 dl Lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon superfine Sugar
  • 59 ml Bourbon
  • 1 dash Bitters
  • crushed Ice
  • 89 ml Club soda

Each component in this cocktail plays a vital role in creating the unique flavor profile of this drink.

How to Make a Bourbon Swizzle Cocktail

Preparation time: 5
Total time: 10

Creating the Bourbon Swizzle cocktail is an art in itself. Follow these steps for the perfect outcome:

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by vigorously shaking the following ingredients: 1 1/2 oz Lime juice, 1 tsp superfine Sugar, 2 oz Bourbon, 1 dash Bitters, crushed Ice, 3 oz Club soda. Once blended to perfection, pour into the collins glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Bourbon Swizzle Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
600.0 0.0 150.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Bourbon Swizzle are only approximate values, as for each raw material, the manufacturers use different ingredients to make their products. A general value has been used based on the ingredients (which may be substituted) to calculate the nutrition results in this recipe. The values shown are per serving.

Shopping List for the Bourbon Swizzle Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Lime Juice, Sugar, Bourbon, Bitters, Ice, and Club Soda.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Bourbon Swizzle.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Bourbon Swizzle cocktail are also found in many other drinks. This list shows how many times each ingredient is used in the recipes and what proportion of each ingredient is used in the cocktail descriptions on our Cocktails recipe & Drinks site.

Used Ingredient Applied % of Total Cocktails
Lime Juice 1003 times 6.13%
Sugar 689 times 4.21%
Bourbon 121 times 0.74%
Bitters 222 times 1.36%
Ice 1085 times 6.64%
Club Soda 287 times 1.76%

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Bourbon Swizzle FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Bourbon Swizzle Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Bourbon Swizzle.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Bourbon Swizzle?
  • A: The ingredients include Lime Juice, Sugar, Bourbon, Bitters, Ice, and Club Soda, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Bourbon Swizzle cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Collins glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 415 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 2.54% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Bourbon Swizzle cocktail is more than just a drink; it’s a sensory journey. From its intricate blend of flavors to its elegant presentation, this cocktail is a testament to the art of mixology. Whether you’re hosting a party or enjoying a quiet evening, the Bourbon Swizzle is the perfect addition to any occasion.