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So Cal Sour, a Bourbon Cocktail

The So Cal Sour; a bourbon cocktail with orange and fresh rosemary
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: bourbon, cocktails


  • 2 fl oz bourbon
  • .5 fl oz lemon juice
  • 1 fl oz orange syrup see notes at bottom of post
  • Rosemary sprigs
  • Orange peel


  • Pinch off a few leaves of rosemary off the sprig (5-7 pieces) and put them in the bottom of a cocktail shaker. Add the lemon juice, and orange syrup and crush the leaves briefly with a muddler. Add the bourbon.
  • Fill the cocktail shaker with ice about half full. Shake vigorously for about 10 seconds to chill the drink.
  • Pour into an Old Fashioned glass with a large cube of ice. Garnish with a sprig of rosemary and a curl of orange peel.