Light and Fizzy Bourbon Ginger Cocktail

Bourbon Ginger Cocktail

This Bourbon Ginger Cocktail recipe uses ginger and lemon to create a light and fizzy bourbon drink that’s perfect for sipping during happy hour.


Units Scale
  • 2 oz bourbon
  • 1 oz ginger liqueur
  • 0.5 oz fresh lemon juice
  • 0.5 oz brown sugar syrup
  • 1 oz ginger ale


Combine bourbon, ginger liqueur, lemon juice, and brown sugar syrup in a mixing glass filled with ice. 

Stir the mixture with the ice for 5-10 seconds to chill it. 

Strain into a rocks glass filled with fresh ice. 

Top with ginger ale. 




Be sure to use ginger ALE, not ginger beer

Keywords: bourbon, ginger cocktail, ginger liqueur, bourbon drinks, bourbon cocktails, happy hour