Bobby Burns Cocktail

Bobby Burns Cocktail recipe

Bobby Burns Cocktail Ingredients

Bobby Burns Cocktail Instructions

Bobby Burns Cocktail

The Bobby Burns Cocktail is a classic cocktail that dates back to the 19th century. Named after the famous Scottish poet Robert Burns, this cocktail is a rich and complex blend of Scotch whisky, sweet vermouth, and Bénédictine liqueur. It's a cocktail that is perfect for sipping on a cold winter night.


  1. Fill a mixing glass with ice cubes.
  2. Add 2 ounces of Scotch whisky to the glass.
  3. Add ¾ ounce of sweet vermouth to the glass.
  4. Add ¼ ounce of Bénédictine liqueur to the glass.
  5. Stir the mixture well for about 30 seconds.
  6. Strain the cocktail into a chilled cocktail glass.
  7. Garnish with a lemon twist or a cherry, if desired.
  8. Serve and enjoy!

Note: The Bobby Burns Cocktail can also be served on the rocks, if preferred. Simply strain the cocktail into a rocks glass filled with ice cubes.

Best served in a Cocktail Glass.