Whiskey Sour

Whiskey Sour Recipe

When you combine bourbon, lemon juice, and a simple syrup you get pure nirvana. A whiskey sour is one of the best drinks to serve at your next cocktail party. Serve them with some crispy fish sticks made with panko breadcrumbs for a fantastic pairing.

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Total Time

30 Minutes

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      • 1 Cup Bourbon
      • 1/4 Cup Fresh Lemon Juice
      • 1/4 Cup Simple Syrup
      • 1 Medium Orange (Sliced)
      • 4 Large Maraschino Cherries


  1. In a large cocktail shaker, add bourbon, lemon juice, and simple syrup. Fill the shaker with ice, cover and shake until mixture is chilled about 20 seconds.
  2. Arrange 4 old-fashioned glasses and fill them with ice. With a strainer, divide the cocktail evenly between the glasses. Garnish each cocktail with a cherry and half an orange slice.

Nutrition & Cost Facts


222 kcal


22 g


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0 g

Cost Per Serving


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