how to make the

Iron Ranger

about this

Cocktail

The Iron Ranger is a modern tiki cocktail that was created by bartender Erick Castro while at Raised By Wolves in San Diego, California. It's traditionally made with bourbon, pineapple, lemon, velvet falernum, bitters, and mint, but our variation takes the flavor up a notch by adding cinnamon.

you'll need these

Ingredients

Bourbon Pineapple Juice Lemon Juice Velvet Falernum Homemade Cinnamon Syrup* Angostura Bitters Mint Sprig Cinnamon Stick

follow these

Directions

Add bourbon, pineapple juice, lemon juice, velvet falernum, cinnamon syrup, bitters, and ice to a shaker. Shake for 10-20 seconds. Strain into a tiki glass over fresh crushed ice. Garnish with mint sprig and cinnamon stick.

Enjoy!

our

Rating

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “Bourbon and cinnamon are already a match made in cocktail heaven, but when you turn them tiki, you get this untraditional yet surprisingly delicious drink. I didn’t expect to love a bourbon base in a tropical cocktail quite as much as I did, but the Iron Ranger is next level. Add it to your rotation pronto!” - Kendall

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