Justified‘s Raylan Givens is a Kentucky native and a total badass, so after a day of dispensing his own brand of justice, once would assume he unwinds with a shot of Maker’s Mark.
The Bourbon Tarragon Cooler
2 parts Serrano infused Maker’s Mark*
1 part freshly squeezed lime juice
1Ž2 part agave syrup
Pinch of salt
1 cup ice
4 sprigs tarragon
Directions: Place all ingredients in a blender and blend on high until the ice is pureed. Serve in a martini glass with a garnish of lime.
*Ingredients for Serrano Infused Maker’s Mark:
2 cups Maker’s Mark
1 piece Serrano pepper, cut in half and de-seeded
Combine the pepper and Maker’s Mark in an airtight container and allow it to macerate for at least 2 days. Store in the fridge and shake container gently twice a day.