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The Cedars Social's Golden Delight Cocktail Recipe

A Drink to Give You a Rush

cedars social golden delight cocktail!

Dallas’s Cedars Social is outfitted with vintage furnishings and midcentury architecture and is an authority on all things boozy. Give your Derby party a couple of dashes of good, strong bourbon with a sweetly floral crowd-pleaser.

Golden Delight
Makes one cocktail

4 oz. water
4 oz. honey
6 sprigs of marigold
1 blackberry
1½ oz. Knob Creek Single Barrel bourbon
Ice, crushed

1. Mix water and honey until blended.

2. Place 5 sprigs at the bottom of a julep cup.

3. Add honey mixture and blackberry. Muddle.

4. Add ¾ oz. bourbon, top with ice, and mix.

5. Add remaining bourbon; top with more ice.

6. Garnish with a sprig and serve.

The Cedars Social, 1326 South Lamar Street, Dallas (214-928-7700 or thecedarssocial.com).

Photo: Courtesy of Cedars Social

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1326 S Lamar St
Dallas, TX 75215