Go Back
+ servings
Print Recipe
5 from 4 votes

Wild Turkey Thanksgiving Cocktail

Simple, three-ingredient bourbon Thanksgiving cocktail that is easy to make and super flavorful.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time0 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Servings: 1 Cocktail
Calories: 181kcal
Author: Eden
Cost: $4


Honey Simple Syrup

  • 1/2 cup honey
  • 1/2 cup water

Wild Turkey Thanksgiving Cocktail

  • 1 ounce honey simple syrup
  • 1 ounce lemon juice
  • 1 1/2 ounces Bourbon whisky
  • 1/2 cup ice


  • In a saucepot, simmer the honey and water together until the honey has melted.
  • Let the simple syrup cool. You maybe store it in the refrigerator for one week.
  • In a cocktail shaker, add the bourbon, lemon juice, and honey simple syrup.
  • Shake with ice for 25 to 30 seconds.
  • Place larger ice cubes in a glass and strain the cocktail over the ice.


Make sure to shake the cocktail enough to dilute the ingredients. 
Use fresh lemon juice and good quality bourbon. 


Calories: 181kcal | Carbohydrates: 23g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 23mg | Sugar: 21g | Vitamin C: 11mg | Iron: 1mg