Bourbon Maple Smash

As the days grow shorter and the air turns brisk, there’s nothing quite like a bourbon maple smash to warm the soul. This delightful cocktail marries the rich, caramel notes of bourbon with the velvety sweetness of pure maple syrup, creating a symphony of flavors that dance on the palate.

What is a Smash?

Smashes are an icy cocktail that often highlights the best of the cocktail season with your spirit of choice. Typically, vodka, bourbon, and whiskey work well in this style of drink. Smashes have been incredibly popular for over a century.

bourbon maple smash

The beauty of the bourbon maple smash lies in its perfect alignment with the cooler months. The robust, smoky undertones of bourbon blend seamlessly with the comforting embrace of maple, evoking the essence of a crackling fire and a cozy blanket. It’s a sip that transcends mere refreshment; it’s an experience that beckons you to slow down and savor the moment.

bourbon maple smash

This seasonal concoction is more than a drink; it’s an invitation to embrace the comforts of fall and winter. Whether gathered around a bonfire with friends or curled up with a good book, the bourbon maple smash is your faithful companion, offering warmth and cheer with every sip. So, let the cool winds blow, and let this cocktail be your steady source of comfort in the heart of the colder months.

bourbon maple smash


About the Author

Andrea Potischman

I am a professionally trained NYC chef turned CA mom and food blogger. I post about real food, with doable ingredient lists that are family friendly.

2 thoughts on "Bourbon Maple Smash"

  1. Avatar photo Roz says:

    Very welcoming. I don’t drink bourbon, this makes me rethink that position!.

    1. Worthy of rethinking indeed.

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