A whiskey cocktail reminiscent of the lemonade shakeup found at so many fairs and festivals, this cocktail recipes stars the flavors of lemon and bourbon for a refreshing summer drink.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens


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  • Halve lemon. Cut lemon half into quarters; reserve remaining lemon half for another use. Place lemon quarters and sugar in a pint-size jar. Using the handle of a wooden spoon, muddle lemon wedges. Add water, bourbon, and ice. Cover and shake for about 20 seconds or until sugar is dissolved. Top with club soda.


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Rating: 4 stars
My husband made this for me and I loved it. It didn't have enough bite for him so he just reduced the sugar in his. It's great with lemons from our neighbors tree!
Rating: Unrated
Nice and Light. Great for a quick get together!