Fresh Whiskey Sours

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  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 10 min
  • Active: 10 min
  • Yield: 4 cocktails
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Ingredients

3/4 cup bourbon, such as Knob Creek

1/2 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice (3 lemons)

1/2 cup freshly squeezed lime juice (4 limes)

2/3 cup sugar syrup (see note)

4 skewers Marinated Cherries (recipe follows)

Marinated Cherries

1/2 cup dried cherries

4 ounces bourbon, such as Knob Creek

Directions

  1. Combine the bourbon, lemon juice, lime juice, and syrup in a pitcher. Fill a cocktail shaker two-thirds full with ice and fill halfway full with the cocktail mixture. Shake for 30 seconds and pour into a martini glass. Repeat as needed. Serve each drink ice cold with a skewer of cherries.

Marinated Cherries

  1. In a small bowl, combine the 1/2 cup dried cherries with 4 ounces of bourbon and microwave on high for 60 seconds. Set aside to cool. Thread 3 or 4 marinated cherries onto small skewers.

Cook’s Note

To make sugar syrup, combine 1 cup of sugar and 1 cup of water in a small saucepan and cook over medium heat until the sugar dissolves. Chill thoroughly before using.

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