- Prep: 5 min
- Cook Time: –
- Total: 5 min
- Serving: 1 Serving
A simple blend of bourbon, absinthe and bitters is topped with soda water to create this light and flavorful mixed drink.
- 1-1/2 ounces bourbon
- 1/4 ounces absinthe
- 4 dashes bitters
- 1 splash soda water
- Lemon wedge to garnish
- Place the absinthe into a tall cocktail glass and swirl the spirit in the glass so that it coats the inside. Pour out any remaining absinthe.
- Add the bourbon and the bitters to the glass and then squeeze in the lemon from the wedge and drop into to the glass.
- Fill the glass three-quarters full with ice and then slowly stir the mixture for 25 seconds to combine.
- Top the cocktail with the soda water and then serve immediately.