Wild West Cocktail Recipe

Wild West Cocktail Recipe

Step into the rugged charm of the Old West with a glass of the Wild West Cocktail, a drink that's as bold and adventurous as the frontier itself. This cocktail blends the rich, smoky flavors of bourbon with the bright, zesty notes of citrus and the vibrant punch of cranberry. The result is a striking red concoction that promises to tantalize your taste buds and spice up your evening.

The Wild West Cocktail is not just a drink, but a nod to the spirit of the untamed prairies and the cowboys who roamed them. The innovative use of cranberry juice ice cubes not only enhances the flavor but also keeps the drink refreshingly cold without diluting its powerful kick as they melt. Whether you're hosting a themed party or simply looking to unwind with something that packs a punch, the Wild West Cocktail delivers a taste of adventure right in your glass. So saddle up, mix yourself this fiery blend, and let each sip transport you to a time and place where the wild spirit rules the land.


  • 2 oz. Bourbon
  • 3/4 oz. Simple Syrup
  • 1/4 oz. Fresh lemon juice
  • 1 oz. Fresh orange juice
  • Cranberry Juice


  1. Pour cranberry juice into an ice cube tray and let freeze overnight.
  2. Pour bourbon, simple syrup, lemon juice, and orange juice into a shaker.
  3. Place three or four cranberry ice cubes into a glass.
  4. Pour the contents of the shaker into the glass over the cranberry ice cubes.
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