Maple Avenue Cocktail

Ever since I was a kid, I’ve had the love for pecan praline ice cream  as well as maple flavor that went on my pancakes. As a cocktail enthusiast I came up with drink that combines the flavors of both maple and pecan that will please even the most particular of drinkers. I used real Vermont maple syrup along with a good grade of bourbon, pecan liqueur, fresh orange juice and some bitters and a wonderful drink was born. Remember to use top grade of maple syrup not imitation flavored otherwise it will alter the taste. This is a great drink for any occasion, you’ll love it. Maple Avenue Cocktail

God bless and Cheers,

John Apodaca

Maple Avenue Cocktail

3 oz of bourbon
1 oz of fresh squeezed orange juice
1 oz of Vermont maple syrup cut in half with water
1/2 oz of pecan liqueur
4 dashes of Angostura bitters

Combine ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice and shake vigorously for 30 seconds and strain into a chilled cocktail glass.

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