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Fancy Bourbon Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Fancy Bourbon, 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 Bourbon, Triple Sec, Sugar, Bitters, or Lemon Peel, 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

Fancy Bourbon Cocktail Description

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

Let the Fancy Bourbon transport you to a realm of flavor and elegance. A careful selection of 5 ingredients, featuring Bourbon, Triple sec, Sugar, Bitters, Lemon peel, combines to create this masterpiece. It’s a drink that resonates with the essence of fine cocktail-making. Companion drinks like Raspberry Long Island Ice Tea, Lemon Drop #2, Johnny K8 also offer a taste of this excellence.

Fancy Bourbon Ingredients

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

US Metric
  • 2 oz Bourbon
  • 1/2 teaspoon Triple sec
  • 1/4 teaspoon superfine Sugar
  • 2 dashes Bitters
  • 1 twist of Lemon peel
  • 59 ml Bourbon
  • 1/2 teaspoon Triple sec
  • 1/4 teaspoon superfine Sugar
  • 2 dashes Bitters
  • 1 twist of Lemon peel

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

How to Make a Fancy Bourbon Cocktail

Preparation time: 5
Total time: 10

Creating the Fancy Bourbon 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: 2 oz Bourbon, 1/2 tsp Triple sec, 1/4 tsp superfine Sugar, 2 dashes Bitters, 1 twist of Lemon peel. Once blended to perfection, pour into the cocktail glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Fancy Bourbon Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
500.0 0.0 125.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Fancy Bourbon 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 Fancy Bourbon Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Bourbon, Triple Sec, Sugar, Bitters, and Lemon Peel.

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

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Fancy Bourbon 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
Bourbon 121 times 0.74%
Triple Sec 1182 times 7.23%
Sugar 689 times 4.21%
Bitters 222 times 1.36%
Lemon Peel 135 times 0.83%

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Fancy Bourbon FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Fancy Bourbon Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Fancy Bourbon.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Fancy Bourbon?
  • A: The ingredients include Bourbon, Triple Sec, Sugar, Bitters, and Lemon Peel, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Fancy Bourbon cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Cocktail glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 1145 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 7.00% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Fancy Bourbon 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 Fancy Bourbon is the perfect addition to any occasion.