Whiskey Sour

Article published at: Aug 25, 2022 Article tag: featured-posts
Whiskey Sour
All Cocktail Recipes

Everyone's fave citrus cocktails from the Whiskey Sour, the key to a good mix? Getting the balance right.


  • 2 ounces bourbon/whisky
  • ¾ ounce fresh lemon juice
  • ¾ ounce simple syrup
  • ½ orange wheel
  • Maraschino cherry


  1. Add bourbon/whisky, lemon juice, and simple syrup, if using, to a shaker and dry-shake for 30 seconds without ice.
  2. Add ice and shake again until chilled.
  3. Strain into a rocks glass.
  4. Garnish with orange wheel and cherry.