Candied Pecan Bourbon  

Prep Time: 5 minutes | Cook Time: 10 minutes



  • For the Candied Pecan Simple Syrup
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup turbinado sugar
  • 10 chopped candied pecans
  • For The Cocktail
  • 2 oz Bourbon
  • 1/2 oz vodka
  • 1 Tbsp candied pecan simple syrup


For the Candied Pecan Simple Syrup

In small saucepan mix together water, sugar, and candied pecans. Bring to a boil and cook until sugar is dissolved. Take off heat and strain out pecans. Cool.

For The Cocktail

Add bourbon, vodka, and simple syrup in a glass. Add ice and stir.


Refrigerate your leftover pecan simple syrup and use it for other cocktails and drinks.

Make your own candied pecans by cooking 1 cup of pecans in 1/2 cup of brown sugar and 2 Tbsp. water for about 5 minutes.

Perfect Pairing

Serve this bourbon cocktail with something salty like these homemade cool ranch doritos.