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Another Man's Shoes
Prep Time
15 mins
Total Time
15 mins

This fine Bourbon and Black Tea adult beverage is inspired by the classic film, To Kill A Mockingbird.

Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Servings: 2 people
Calories: 256 kcal
Author: Christine | Mid-Life Croissant
For the tea mixture
  • 6 cups boiling water
  • 6 black tea bags
  • 1/2 cup maple syrup
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
For the cocktail
  • 6 ounces bourbon
  • 2 ounces fresh lime juice
  • fresh mint leaves and cracked coriander seeds, to garnish
To make the tea
  1. Add tea bags to boiled water and let steep about five minutes.

  2. Remove tea bags and add maple syrup and cinnamon. Stir well and let cool completely.

To make the cocktail
  1. In a cocktail shaker full of ice, add 4 ounces of the tea mixture along with the bourbon and lime juice.
  2. Shake well and pour evenly into two rocks glasses.

  3. Garnish with a sprig of fresh mint and cracked coriander seeds.
Recipe Notes
  • This recipe makes enough tea for about 24 cocktails.
  • Nutrition information and calories is approximate.