This year, step away from the ordinary beverage of choice. July 4th is the largest beer consuming holiday in America. Instead, create fun and festive cocktails!


Pisco Fireworks


1 part Portón

1 part of Drambuie

¼ part of Campari

¼ part lime juice



Combine and chill all ingredients. Serve in a martini glass with an orange wedge and twist of lime.



Red, White and Blueberry

Created by Lee Anne Wong

Image -Chef and Maker’s Mark® Cookbook Editor



Serves 3

¼ part lime juice, freshly squeezed and strained ¼ part lemon juice,

freshly squeezed and strained ½ part orange juice, freshly squeezed

and strained

4 parts Maker’s Mark® Bourbon

1 part simple syrup

4 mint leaves, plus more for garnish

Assorted berries: raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, strawberries

Splash club soda



Combine the juices, Maker’s Mark® Bourbon, simple syrup, and mint leaves in a large shaker. Add ice and shake vigorously. Strain into 3 tall glasses over ice and add a splash of soda. Cut berries and mint leaves as garnish. Serve immediately.