If this cocktail photo doesn't grab your eye, what will? This week, we're mixing up the Limelight, a deliciously well-balanced combination of bourbon, lime, pineapple and cinnamon. Whether you choose to add a flaming garnish or not, this sipper is certainly a showstopper!
- 2 oz. Brother's Bond Bourbon (shoutout to all "The Vampire Diaries" fans!)
- 0.5 oz. Lime Juice
- 0.75 oz. Simple Syrup
- 0.75 oz. Pineapple Juice
- 3 Dashes Orange Bitters
- 1 oz. Campari
- Sprinkle of Cinnamon
HOW TO MAKE IT
- Add all ingredients, except Campari and cinnamon, to a cocktail shaker. Top with ice and shake until chilled.
- Add Campari to cocktail glass, along with fresh ice and strain mix overtop.
- Sprinkle the top with cinnamon, and enjoy!
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 produced by VMG Studios. Please drink responsibly.