Bourbon and Fig Cocktail

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Ingredients

For the simple syrup

  • 1/2 Cup  brown sugar
  • 1/2 Cup  water
  • figs, diced

For the cocktail

  • 1 1/2 Ounce  brown sugar-fig simple syrup
  • 2 Ounces  bourbon

Nothing like the sound of crunching leaves and pumpkin-flavored everything to ring in autumn. But, with a new season comes a new drink. Fig and bourbon is the perfect combination, and the perfect color scheme for sipping and admiring fall foliage.

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Directions

For the simple syrup

Combine all of the ingredients in a saucepan over medium-low heat. Mash the figs as they soften, and stir until the sugar is dissolved. Remove from the heat and let cool before use.

For the cocktail

Combine the ingredients with ice in a cocktail shaker. Shake until cold. Strain over ice in a whiskey glass.

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