cinnamon sour



2 oz. Old Elk Bourbon

2 bar spoons full of Cinnamon Simple Syrup*

Juice from half a Lemon



In a mixing tin add Old Elk Bourbon, cinnamon syrup*, lemon juice and stir vigorously

Strain into an old-fashioned glass over fresh ice

Garnish with a slice of apple and a cinnamon stick or ground cinnamon

Serve and enjoy!

*To make Cinnamon Simple Syrup:

2 cups of water

12 cinnamon sticks

1.5 cups of sugar


In a small pan, combine 2 cups of water and cinnamon stick, bring to boil

Simmer for 10 minutes, and strain out cinnamon sticks

Bring water back to a boil and add the sugar

Stir until sugar is dissolved

Remove from heat, refrigerate and use once chilled through.



Craft your favorite bourbon cocktails using Old Elk Blended Straight Bourbon Whiskey. Put a twist on the traditional whiskey sour recipe with our Cinnamon Sour cocktail.  Our robust taste profile adds a rich, smooth flavor we’re sure you’ll enjoy.