Whiskey Sour with a lime wedge and cherry
Makes 1 serving We call it a whiskey sour, but other classic variations may use gin, vodka, or even Amaretto, an Italian liqueur made from the pits of apricot that tastes strongly of almond.

Ingredients

2 oz whiskey, gin, vodka, or Amaretto 1 oz fresh lemon juice 1 oz simple syrup 1 orange slice…

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Whiskey Sour

Makes 1 serving We call it a whiskey sour, but other classic variations may use gin, vodka, or even Amaretto, an Italian liqueur made from the pits of apricot that tastes strongly of almond.

Ingredients

  • 2 oz whiskey, gin, vodka, or Amaretto
  • 1 oz fresh lemon juice
  • 1 oz simple syrup
  • 1 orange slice
  • 1 maraschino cherry

Directions

  1. Combine the spirit, lemon juice, and simple syrup in a cocktail shaker with ice and shake until cold. Strain over fresh ice into a rocks glass or serve straight up in a cocktail glass and garnish with the orange slice and maraschino cherry.

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