East Meets West

Ingredients

  • Bourbon 2 oz.
  • Honey syrup 12 oz.
  • Homemade vanilla syrup 0.15 oz.
  • Lemon juice 1 oz.
  • Pomegranate 6 oz.
  • Mint 0.1 oz.
  • Crushed ice 7 oz.
  • Ice cubes 10 oz.

Directions

  1. Fill a rocks glass to the top with crushed ice
  2. Place seeds from a half of pomegranate, 10 mint leaves into a mixing glass and muddle
  3. Pour in 1 oz of lemon juice, 0.5 oz of honey syrup, 0.15 oz of homemade vanilla syrup and 2 oz of bourbon
  4. Fill the glass with ice cubes and stir gently
  5. Fine strain into the rocks glass
  6. Top up with crushed ice
  7. Garnish with mint leaves and a small pomegranate wedge
  8. Use julep strainer to make the cocktail easier to drink