Basil Hayden’s Presidential Cherry Spice

It’s the only thing you need to celebrate Presidents’ Day.

Being the President is a tough job.

It’s stressful…

Things can get pretty heated…

But mostly, it’s pretty badass.

They deserve a drink today. And so do you – happy Presidents’ Day! Here’s a drink that celebrates George Washington and that famous cherry tree…

Basil Hayden’s Presidential Cherry Spice

Recipe by Charles Joly, Chicago, IL


2 Parts Basil Hayden’s Bourbon

3/4 parts Heering Cherry Liqueur

1 dash Fee Brothers Old Fashioned Aromatic Bitters 

2 parts Milk Stout Beer

Fresh Nutmeg


1. Combine Basil Hayden’s Bourbon, cherry liqueur, and bitters in a mixing glass.

2. Add ice and shake.

3. Roll in the milk stout beer.

4. Strain into an old fashioned glass with ice.

5. Garnish with freshly grated nutmeg and cherry on top.

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