The Little Epicurean

Sep 05 2013

Nectarine Mint Smash

Mint Nectarine Smash

Nectarine Mint Smash.  Its kinda like a mojito but with whiskey.  Its a nice refreshing cocktail to enjoy during the remaining warm summer nights.

nectarine mint smashNectarine Mint Smash (serves 1)


fresh mint leaves

2 Tbsp fresh lemon juice

thinly sliced nectarines

splash of agave syrup

2 oz/4 Tbsp/2 shots bourbon whiskey of choice

club soda


nectarine mint smash

Place a couple slices of nectarine and a small handful of torn mint leaves in glass. Add lemon juice.


Muddle everything together. Then add a splash of agave syrup.

Jefferson's Reserve Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey

Add two shots (4 Tbsp or 2 oz) of bourbon whiskey of choice.

pour club soda

Add a big handful of ice.  Top off with club soda.  Stir to combine contents.  If desired, add more nectarine slices and mint leaves.

nectarine mint smash

Voilà.  You are ready to enjoy a nectarine mint smash.  Cheers!

nectarine mint smash

One Response to “Nectarine Mint Smash”

  1. September 10, 2013
    8:20 pm
    Alex says...

    I’m a huge fan of whiskey and nectarines! Cool to see this unlikely pair together at last!

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