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Gold Rush Cocktail served in a crystal rocks glass with gold nuggets

The Gold Rush Cocktail

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Sweet honey, bright lemon, and belly-warming bourbon combine in the Gold Rush Cocktail for a classic show-stopping drink that’s easy to make, elegant, and fun!



Tools Needed

Gold Rush Cocktail Ingredients

  • 4 oz bourbon
  • 1 ½ oz fresh-squeezed lemon juice
  • 1 to 1 ½ oz honey syrup


  • Lemon twist



  1. Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker filled with ice: bourbon, lemon juice, and honey syrup. Shake until chilled and well mixed. Learn how to make honey syrup.
  2. Strain into a rocks or old fashioned glass(es) filled with ice.
  3. Garnish with a lemon twist.


  • Prep Time: 2 minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Category: Drinks, Cocktails
  • Method: No Cook
  • Cuisine: AmericanAmerican