Derby Cocktail

Derby Cocktail

  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook Time:
  • Total: 5 min
  • Serving: 1 Serving

The classic Derby Cocktail is ruled by the famous combination of the three B’s; Bourbon, Benedictine and bitters.


  • 2 ounces bourbon whiskey
  • 1/4 ounce Benedictine
  • 1 dash Angostura bitters
  • Lemon zest twist to garnish


  1. Place all of the ingredients, except for the lemon twist, into a cocktail shaker filled with ice.
  2. Slowly stir the mixture for 30 seconds and then strain into a cocktail glass.
  3. Garnish the drink with the lemon zest twist and then serve immediately.

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