Host The Perfect Girls' Night In w/ These 4 Bourbon Cocktail Recipes

By Minali Aggrawal

By Minali Aggrawal

Who said bourbon was just for boys? Check out these delicious (and simple!) bourbon cocktail ideas for your next girls’ night (or solo night in if you’re feeling fancy).

Be sure to join us on April 8th for our first annual Boss Brunch festival event where we'll be sipping on Woodford cocktails while listening to some of the industry's finest #girlbosses speak on their wins, losses, and beating the odds as women in their field. 

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Double Oaked Sour


2 oz Woodford Reserve Bourbon

¾ oz lemon juice

¾ oz melted honey (or honey syrup)


Melt honey in pan or microwave for a few seconds (before bubbling.) Pour all ingredients into cocktail shaker or large glass and shake with ice. Enjoy!


Woodford Reserve Palmer

Ingredients (makes 1 cocktail)

2 oz Woodford Reserve Bourbon


iced tea

lemon wedge (for garnish)


Pour all ingredients into cocktail shaker or large glass and shake with ice. Garnish with lemon wedge. Enjoy!

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Vanilla Pear Bourbon Smash

Ingredients (makes 2 cocktails)

1 very ripe pear

3 oz bourbon

1 oz maple syrup

½ oz lemon juice

1 tsp vanilla extract

1/4 tsp allspice


Cut pear in half, scoop out seeds and stem and dice. Put into medium bowl and mash pear with vanilla. Strain out pulp over large glasses. Add in remaining ingredients and a few ice cubes and shake. Pour into two glasses to enjoy.

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Roasted Peach

Old Fashioned

Ingredients (makes 1 cocktail)

1 peach

1 orange rind

1 sugar cube or 1 tsp. simple syrup

2-3 dashes orange bitters

2 oz Woodford Reserve Bourbon

splash of soda


Slice peach, sprinkle sugar, and place on pan to broil in oven for 3-4 minutes or until golden brown and caramelized. Place 1 or 2 peach slides in glass with orange rind and sugar cube and muddle together with rolling pin or back of measuring spoon. Pour in bourbon, add a splash of soda, drop in a few ice cubes and stir. Garnish glass with additional peach slice.

*Please enjoy Woodford Reserve responsibly.

*Please enjoy Woodford Reserve responsibly.