Posted: Jul 05, 2013 12:00 PM
 
Tired of your standard Irish whiskey coffee? Start off cocktail time right with a classic, yet new to you, whiskey cocktail. Not only are these classic whiskey cocktails delicious, but they also have fun names that will liven up your happy hour!

Taste the Big Apple without leaving home with a classic New York cocktail. It's loaded with whiskey and fresh lemon juice. Premium Canadian whiskey is the perfect light blended whiskey for this drink as it's not too sweet, nor too robust.

New York cocktail

Serves 1

Ingredients:

  • 2 ounces Canadian whiskey
  • 1 ounce fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 ounce simple syrup
  • Dash of grenadine

Directions:

  1. Place the martini shaker and a martini glass in the freezer for 30 minutes.
  2. Fill your martini shaker with ice. Add the whiskey, lemon juice, simple syrup and grenadine to the shaker and shake vigorously until well combined.
  3. Strain into your chilled glass.
  4. Garnish with a lemon twist. Enjoy!

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