Kentucky Colonel Cocktail


Kentucky Colonel

There's also a variation of this drink called the S.S. Manhattan that I highly recommend. Unless of course, you don't like orange juice then this variation is not for you. Move along.

Cuisine American
Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 1 minute
Total Time 3 minutes
Servings 1 Dry mouthed adult


  • 2.5 oz Bourbon
  • .5 oz Benedictine
  • 1 twist Lemon


  1. Fill a chilled mixing glass with ice

  2. Stir in the liquid ingredients while saying the magic words "Sim sala bim bamba sala do saladim"

  3. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass

  4. With a lemon twist express some oils over the drink and run the peel around the rim of the glass, drop it into the drink and prepare for lift off