To Heaven in a Handbasket

When we got together with One Eight Distilling, we knew that our Orange Bitters and their Rock Creek White Whiskey would make an excellent whiskey smash.  This classic drink is perfect for entertaining on a warm summer night.



-2 oz Rock Creek White Whiskey
-4-5 fresh blueberries
-1 dash Embitterment Orange Bitters
-1 tsp agave
-0.5 tsp lemon zest


  1. Muddle blueberries, lemon zest, and bitters in bottom of shaker glass.
  2. Add ice, whiskey, and agave. Shake vigorously for 20 seconds. Strain into ice-filled rocks glass.
  3. Garnish with blueberries or a lemon wedge.

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