What I’m drinking right now: The Running Mate

The Running Mate Cocktail PhotoIn honor of Sarah Palin, I’m drinking “The Running Mate” by bartender James Lee, West End Tavern, Boulder Colorado.


2 Lemon Wedges – (more)
2 part(s) Makers Mark Bourbon – (more)
1 part(s) Simple Syrup – (more)
1 slice(s) Watermelon – (more)

Muddle lemon and watermelon with simple syrup. Add Maker’s Mark and ice. Shake and strain into a large old fashioned glass with fresh crushed ice. Garnish with a slice of watermelon and a lemon wheel.