Orange Bee Sting

Honey and orange liqueur bring out the sweetness in wheat beer, while the bitters amplify the beer's spicy notes. Squeeze the orange wedge into the cocktail for a pronounced citrusy finish.
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  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 5 min
  • Prep: 5 min
  • Yield: 1 cocktail
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2 teaspoons wildflower or orange blossom honey

1 1/2 ounces orange liqueur, such as Grand Marnier

3 dashes bitters

One 12-ounce chilled Belgian wheat beer, such as Hoegaarden

1 orange wedge, for garnish


  1. Mix the honey with 1 tablespoon warm water to dissolve. Stir the honey and orange liqueur together in a tall pilsner glass. Add the bitters. Then top with the beer, allowing a small head to form. Garnish with the orange wedge.
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