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Cocktail of the Week: Rocky Balcocco - Lemoncocco

Sure, a glass of wine or a beer is a nice way to unwind – but every now and then you deserve a happy hour that’s a little more...hmmm. What’s the word? Refined! Kelly Sparks of Queen Bee Mixology is graciously sharing a new cocktail with us every week, just in time for Happy Hour. Queen Bee is raising the bar for cocktails made at home with recipes that are both easy – and delicious! Want more? Connect with Queen Bee Mixology on social media for extra recipes and behind-the-scenes content.

The Rocky Balcocco is a drink meant for sipping on a hot summer day. It's also only 4 ingredients! Simply stir bourbon, simple syrup, Lemoncocco and fresh lemon juice together - it's as easy as 1, 2, 3!


  • 2 oz. Bourbon Whiskey
  • 1 oz. simple syrup
  • 2 oz. Lemoncocco
  • 1/2 lemon freshly squeezed
  • Garnish with basil leaf


  1. Combine Ingredients (2 oz bourbon,1 oz simple syrup, 2 oz lemoncocco, juice of 1/2 lemon to mixing glass)
  2. Add high ball ice to glass
  3. Pour contents into drinking glass
  4. Garnish with basil leaf
  5. Enjoy!