Our Syrups make super-good sodas...but, they can also be used to concoct some killer cocktails! Here are a few ideas...if you come up with some on your own, send us an email and we'll add it to the list!!!

 

Shrub Syrup Suggested Alcohol Pairings

Tart Cherry-Cinnamon - whiskey/bourbon/brandy/scotch/vodka/gin/proseco
Peach-Honey - whiskey/bourbon/brandy/vodka/proseco
Black Plum-Elderberry - whiskey/bourbon/vodka/gin/champagne
Lemon-Jalapeño - tequila/vodka/gin/champagne
Kiwi-Habanero - tequila/mezcal/scotch/proseco
Strawberry-Chipotle - whiskey/bourbon/scotch/mezcal/tequila/vodka/proseco
Blueberry-Rosemary - whiskey/bourbon/brandy/mezcal/tequila/gin/vodka/champagne
Blood Orange-Beet - tequila/vodka/gin/rum/champagne
Pineapple-Nutmeg - tequila/rum/vodka/whiskey/bourbon/champagne
Grapefruit Brulee - tequila/gin/vodka/rum/champagne
Pomegranate-Pink Peppercorn - gin/rum/vodka/tequila/champagne
Spiced Cider - whiskey/bourbon/brandy/vodka/proseco
Pear-Ginger - whiskey/bourbon/vodka/champagne
Grape-Clove - gin/bourbon/brandy/vodka/proseco

 

Recipes

1) The Burly Mule

1.5oz Four Roses Bourbon + 1 oz Burly Beverages Super Smooth Ginger Beer Syrup + .5oz Lime Juice + 2 Dashes Angostura Bitters, Top w/Seltzer & Stir Well
Suggested Garnish: Lime Slice/Slapped Mint Leaf
Submitted By - Gabriel Aiello (Sodasmith @ Burly Beverages)

2) Upside Down Mule

1.5oz Bulleit Rye + 1 Burly Beverages Super Smooth Ginger Beer Syrup + .5oz Pineapple Juice + 2 Dashes Scrappies Cardamom Bitters, Top w/Seltzer & Stir Well
Suggested Garnish: Roasted Pineapple Chunks/Slapped Mint Leaf
Submitted By - Gabriel Aiello (Sodasmith @ Burly Beverages)

3) To Beet a Dead Horse 

1.5oz Mezcal + .75oz Burly Beverages Blood Orange-Beet Shrub Syrup + .5oz Simple Syrup, Top w/Seltzer & Stir Well.
Suggested Garnish: Twisted Lemon Peel
Submitted By - Christopher Sinclair (Mixmaster @ Red Rabbit Kitchen & Bar)

4) Buffalo Rider

1.5oz Buffalo Trace Bourbon + 1.5oz Burly Beverages Pear-Ginger Shrub Syrup + 2 Dashes Angostura Bitters, Top w/Seltzer & Stir Well
Suggested Garnish: Lime Slice
Submitted By - Guinevere Ellis (Amateur Mixtress)

5) The Hawiian

1.5oz Crown Royal Canadian Whiskey + 1.5oz Burly Beverages Pineapple-Nutmeg Shrub Syrup, Top w/Seltzer & Stir Well
Suggested Garnish: Candied Canadian Bacon Wedge
Submitted By - Gabriel Aiello (Sodasmith @ Burly Beverages)

6) Palomar Knot

1.5oz Tito's Vodka + 1oz Burly Beverages Lemon-Jalapeno Shrub Syrup, Top w/La Croix Grapefruit Sparkling Water
Suggested Garnish: Twist of Grapefruit Peel
Submitted By - Kimberly Stokes (Amateur Mixtress)

7) French Caribbean Remedy

1oz Littet + 1oz Vodka + .5oz Burly Beverages Ginger Beer Syrup + 2.5oz Fresh Squeezed Orange Juice, Top w/Seltzer & Stir Well
Suggested Garnish: Dash of Angostura Bitters
Submitted By - Brady Calder (Amateur Mixseur)

8) Grapefruit Jubilee

2oz Fresh Squeezed Grapefruit + 1 oz Burly Beverages Grapefruit Brulee Shrub Syrup + 1.5oz Aviation Gin, Top w/Tonic Water
Suggested Garnish: Sliced Cucumber
Submitted By - Nicole Podesta (Amateur Mixtress)

9) Midnight Kiss

Muddled Blackberries & Basil (to taste) + .5oz Burly Beverages Kiwi-Habanero Shrub Syrup + 1.5oz Tito's Vodka, Top w/Club Soda
Suggested Garnish: Fresh Basil
Submitted By - Kimberly Stokes (Amateur Mixtress)

10) Dark Cherry Dream

2oz Tart Cherry Juice + 1oz Burly Beverages Cream Soda Syrup + 1.5oz Tito's Vodka + Top w/Seltzer + Dash Chocolate Bitters
Suggested Garnish: Fresh Cherry
Submitted By - Gabriel Aiello (Sodasmith @ Burly Beverages)

11) Very Berry-Basil

1.5oz Burly Beverages Blueberry-Rosemary Shrub Syrup + 2oz Tito's Vodka + 1oz Vanilla Stoli + .5oz Blackberry Torani + Splash Lemon Juice, Top w/Blueberry or Berry Flavored Seltzer
Suggested Garnish: Slapped Basil Leaf
Submitted By - @urbanginger (Amateur Mixtress)

12) Blueberry Hill

1.5oz Burly Beverages Blueberry-Rosemary Shrub Syrup + 1.5oz Kentucky Bourbon + .5oz Lime Juice, Top w/Seltzer + Dash Cardamom Bitters
Suggested Garnish: Rosemary Sprig
Submitted By - Meg Myers (General Manager @ Burly Beverages)

13) WaterMint Gimlet

3 Muddled/Bruised Mint Leaves + 1oz Burly Beverages Watermelon-Lime Shrub Syrup + 2oz Bombay Gin, Top w/Tonic Water
Suggested Garnish: Lime Slice
Submitted By - Travis Sylvia (Amateur Mixseur)

14) Juno Ginger

3 Strawberries Muddled + 1oz Burly Beverages Ginger Beer Syrup + Seeds of 1 Vanilla Bean + 2oz Hendrick's Gin, Top w/Seltzer
Suggested Garnish: More Strawberries and/or Emptied Vanilla Bean
Submitted By - Gwen Akacin (Blogger @ Poppies and Paperbacks)

15) Blue Savannah Song

1.5oz Dickel Rye + .5oz Cynar + 1oz Lemon Juice + .5oz Burly Beverages Blueberry-Rosemary Shrub Syrup + .25 oz Honey Syrup + Dash Angostura Bitters --- build in mixing tin/muddle fresh cucumber, shake and strain over a large cube in a Chicago tumbler.
Suggested Garnish: Cucumber Ribbon
Submitted By - Matt Trathen (Mixmaster @ BlockButcherBar)

16) Bootylicious

2oz Mezcal + .5oz Aperol + 1oz Lime Juice + .5oz Burly Beverages Strawberry-Chipotle Shrub Syrup, Top w/Ginger Beer
Suggested Garnish: Mint Sprig
Submitted By - Matt Trathen (Mixmaster @ BlockButcherBar)

17) There Will Be Blood

2oz Tito's Vodka + 2.5oz Cranberry Juice + .5oz Burly Beverages Super Smooth Ginger Beer Syrup, Top w/Setlzer
Suggested Garnish: Three Roasted Cranberries & Mint Leaf
Submitted By - Gabriel Aiello (Sodasmith @ Burly Beverages)

18) Long Time Runnin'

2oz Aviation Gin + .75oz Burly Beverages Grape-Clove Shrub Syrup + .25oz Burly Beverages Super Smooth Ginger Beer, Top w/Seltzer
Suggested Garnish: Frozen Black Grapes & Torched Orange Peel Pierced w/3 Cloves
Submittted By - Meg Myers (General Manager @ Burly Beverages) 

19) Whiskey Sangria

2oz Irish Whiskey + 1oz Burly Beverages Pomegranate-Pink Peppercorn Shrub Syrup + .5oz Old Vine Zinfandel (or any other juicy red wine) + .25 oz Orange Juice, Top w/Seltzer & Two Dashes Orange Bitters
Suggested Garnish: Fresh Pomegranate Seeds and/or Twisted Orange Peel
Submitted By - Gabriel Aiello (Sodasmith @ Burly Beverages)

20) Royal Root Beer

2oz Crown Royal Black + 1.5oz Burly Beverages Real Deal Root Beer Syrup, Top w/Seltzer & Two/Three Dashes Angostura Bitters
Suggested Garnish: Toasted Marshmallow and/or Orange Slice on Rim
Submitted By - Patrick Aiello aka "Papa Burly" (The Books @ Burly Beverages)