Hard Truth Craft Cocktails

With Hard Truth’s premium spirits, even the simplest mixed drink can become a work of art.

Here, we’ve compiled some of our favorite Hard Truth cocktail recipes, from simple to complex, including favorites served up at our sister Big Woods restaurants to special treats developed by our cocktail experts just for Hard Truth.

Now, it’s your turn to be the craftsperson.

Cocktail of the Month

Cocktail of the Month



  • 2 oz. Hard Truth White Oak Reserve Rum
  • 1 oz. Spiced pear liqueur
  • ½ oz. Lemon juice
  • ½ oz. Freshly-squeezed orange juice
  • ½ oz. Simple syrup
  • ½ oz. Ginger beer
  • Orange wheel, to garnish


  1. Add all liquid ingredients to bar shaker, then fill shaker with ice.
  2. Cover, and shake for 12 seconds.
  3. Double strain into chilled coupe glass, then top with ginger beer.
  4. Place orange wheel on rim of glass to garnish, enjoy!



Shake off the winter chill with this delightful combination of Hard Truth White Oak Reserve Rum’s oak and caramel notes, warm tones from spiced pear liqueur, bright citrus, and effervescent ginger beer.