Serve the perfect Father’s Day cocktail and toast them with a drink that’s worthy of them. Celebrate Dad.  Assuming your dad likes a good mixed drink, Father’s Day drinks are a fun way to bond with dads, granddads, and the rest of the family.

The All-American

1.  In a rocks glass, stir bitters and maple, top with bacon infused bourbon.
2. Add ice and garnish with a strip of cooked bacon.

Bacon infused bourbon

  • 3-4 strips of bacon
  • 750 ml bourbon

1. Cook 3-4 strips of thick bacon, enough to yield 1 ounce of fat (eat the bacon after!).
2. Once bacon fat has cooled to room temperature, pour in to a storage container.
3. Add 750mL bourbon, cover and freeze overnight.
4. Using a fine mesh sieve, strain bourbon in to a new container removing large bits of bacon.
5. Lastly, double strain your bourbon back in to the bottle.

Godfather Cocktail Recipe

1. Build the ingredients in an old-fashioned glass with ice cubes.
2. Stir well.
3. Garnish with orange peel

Lounge Lizard

1. Pour the dark rum and amaretto into a collins glass filled with ice.
2. Top with cola.
3. Stir well.

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