Whiskey Sour

Whiskey Sour
Whiskey Sour
This tart, warming cocktail is perfect all year.Todd Coleman

Dale DeGroff's The Essential Cocktail: The Art of Mixing Perfect Drinks (Clarkson Potter, 2008) was the source for this timeless recipe. It first appeared in our October 2011 issue, along with Rebecca Barry's article Whiskey Rebellion.

Whiskey Sour
Dale DeGroff's The Essential Cocktail: The Art of Mixing Perfect Drinks (Clarkson Potter, 2008) was the source for this timeless whiskey sour recipe.
Yield: makes 1 Cocktail

Ingredients

  • 1 12 oz. bourbon
  • 1 oz. simple syrup
  • 34 oz. fresh lemon juice
  • 14 oz. egg white
  • 1 maraschino cherry
  • Orange slice, to garnish

Instructions

  1. Mix bourbon, syrup, juice, and egg white in a shaker with ice; shake to chill. Strain into a rocks glass with ice; garnish with cherry and orange.