The Lieutenant is a light and refreshing bourbon cocktail, which pairs hints of bright, citrus fruit and smooth, toasted oak.
2 oz. Old Forester Signature
1 oz. Domaine de Canton
3 dashes Orange bitters
Rinse a rocks glass with Green Chartreuse. In a mixing glass combine Old Forester, Domaine de Canton and Orange bitters. Add ice and stir. Strain in rocks glass and garnish with lemon.
About the Bourbon
Appearance: Deep copper
Nose: Sweet coffee and creamy butterscotch with a hint of licorice.
Taste: Rich, bold flavors of toasted oak and spice with ripe apple for a lighter mouthfeel.
Finish: Light and sweet with hints of oak and apple.
Fun fact: Old Forester is noted as one of the few whiskeys allowed to be sold during the Prohibition era for medicinal purposes.