CHICAGO (CBS) — Whether you’re getting ready to celebrate “National Bourbon Day” on Friday or looking for a Father’s Day gift, Blaum Brothers Distilling Company has options.
Matt Brown, Blaum Brothers regional sales manager, joined CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot and Ed Curran in the studio to share some gift ideas and a few easy cocktails.READ MORE: Chicago Police Issue Alert Of Armed Robberies In Lincoln Park And Lake View
Blaum Brothers is located in Galena and features a variety of bourbon options.
The cocktail recipes recommended by Brown include:
- Oak Reserve Negroni
1 part Blaum Bros Oak Reserve Gin
.75 parts Sweet Vermouth
.75 parts Campari or similar aperitifREAD MORE: Chicago Weather: Heavy Rain, Possible Flood Watch
Method: stir on ice for about 6 to 8 seconds, garnish with orange peel
- Bourbon Old Fashioned
2 parts Blaum Bros. Straight Bourbon Whiskey
.25 parts simple syrup
6 dashes of angostura bitters
Method: Stir on ice for about 6 to 8 seconds, garnish (once again) with orange peelMORE NEWS: Ed's Tech Notes: Walgreens New Drone Delivery, Amazon New Pay Option, Facebook Rumored Rebrand
More information is available at the Blaum Bros Distillery website.