Cocktails For The 4th With Barr Hill Tom Cat Barrel Aged Gin

Here at Astor we’re really excited about Barr Hill’s new Tom Cat Barrel Aged Gin. We can’t stop talking about it, or drinking it! Check out the video above to hear spirits expert Steve Bowles talk about how to mix a cocktail  that doesn’t mask any of the amazing flavors in this unique product.

South Side
2 oz. Barr Hill Tom Cat Barrel Aged Gin
3/4 oz. fresh lime juice
8–10 mint leaves
Chilled club soda
Large ice cubes or ice spear
Glass: highball
Tools: muddler, bar spoon, shaker, strainer, tea strainer
Garnish: mint sprig

Mint Julep Riff
8-10 mint leaves + 1 mint sprig for garnish
2-3 oz. Barr Hill Tom Cat Barrel Aged Gin
Crushed Ice
Rocks glass or (old fashioned) Julep cup