Fool’s Paradise

The Fool’s Paradise is a deceptively light bourbon cocktail that combines the rich flavors of Basil Hayden(r) Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey with the zesty notes of lemon juice and the sweet allure of limoncello liqueur. This refreshing concoction is perfect for those who enjoy a well-balanced and invigorating drink.

Fool’s Paradise

A refreshing bourbon cocktail with a perfect balance of citrus and sweetness.

4.54 from 14 votes


  • 2 oz. Basil Hayden(r) Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
  • 3/4 oz. fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 oz. limoncello
  • 1/2 oz. simple syrup
  • 1 lemon wheel
  • Fresh sage


  1. In a cocktail shaker with ice, combine the bourbon, fresh lemon juice, limoncello, and simple syrup.
  2. Shake the ingredients vigorously.
  3. Strain the mixture into a rocks glass.
  4. Garnish with a lemon wheel and a sprig of fresh sage.