How about a refreshing bourbon-based cocktail to enjoy while viewing the Solar Eclipse? Here’s a recipe for a “Solar Eclipse Bourbon Smash”:
2 oz Your Favorite Bourbon
1/2 oz fresh lemon juice
1/2 oz simple syrup
4-6 fresh mint leaves
Splash of club soda
Crushed ice
Lemon wheel and mint sprig, for garnish
  • In a cocktail shaker, muddle the fresh mint leaves with the lemon juice and simple syrup.
  • Add the Bourbon to the shaker, along with some crushed ice.
  • Shake well until chilled, about 15-20 seconds.
  • Strain the mixture into a rocks glass filled with crushed ice.
  • Top off the glass with a splash of club soda.
  • Garnish with a lemon wheel and a sprig of mint.
  • Stir gently before sipping to combine all the flavors.
Find a comfortable spot to view the Solar Eclipse and enjoy sipping on your Solar Eclipse Bourbon Smash!
This cocktail combines the smoothness of your favorite Bourbon with the zesty freshness of lemon and mint, making it the perfect companion for observing the celestial event. Cheers to a spectacular Solar Eclipse viewing experience!
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