Basil Hayden’s Running Mate

Basil Hayden’s Running Mate

Basil Hayden’s Running Mate

Well, the elections are over and whether your guy won or lost, your’e probably ready for a drink.  If so, Basil Hayden’s bourbon has created the Running Mate. It’s a mix of red, white and blue and makes for the perfect patriotic toast.  It’s a simple recipe that’s sure please.  So regardless of your political affiliations, grab some Basil Hayden’s bourbon, a couple mixers, a few friends and celebrate with the running mate!

basil hayden'sBasil Hayden’s Running Mate 

(Created by Rob Floyd, LA)


-2 parts Basil Hayden’s Bourbon
-3/4 parts Cranberry Juice
-3/4 parts Lime Juice
-1/2 part Simple Syrup
-1 pinch Edible Gold Dust


1. Combine all ingredients in a mixing glass with ice and shake.

2. Strain into a martini glass.

3. Garnish with two raspberries and one blueberry on a tooth pick.

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