Whiskey based Cocktails Recipes

15 Top Whiskey based Cocktails Recipes

England, Mexico, America, and France all claim to have originated the cocktails and while there are many stories, no one knows their authenticity. However, it was in the USA that cocktails first gained in popularity.

At this stage, the cocktail was as much a pre-mixed stimulant mixture for taking on sporting occasions as it was a bar drink.

15 Whiskey Based Cocktails Recipes

These are some cocktail recipes with whiskey:

1. Rusty Nail Cocktail

Ingredients:

  • Scotch whiskey 1 measure
  • Drambuie 1 measure

Method/Garnish:

  • Build.
  • Served by the old-fashioned glass.

2. Affinity Cocktail

Ingredients:

  • Scotch 1/3
  • Sweet vermouth 1/3
  • Dry vermouth 1/3
  • Angostura bitters a dash.

Method/Garnish:

  • Stir
  • Served by the cocktail glass.

3. Aggravation Cocktail

Ingredients:

  • Scotch whiskey 4/10
  • Kalhúa 3/10
  • Fresh cream 3/10

Method/Garnish:

  • Shake.
  • Served by the cocktail glass.

4. Blackjack Cocktail

Ingredients:

  • Scotch whiskey 1/3
  • Kalhúa 1/3
  • Cointreau 1/3
  • Lemon juice 1 dash

Method/Garnish:

  • Shake.
  • Served by the cocktail glass.

5. Manhattan Cocktail

Ingredients:

  • Rye whiskey 2/3
  • Sweet vermouth 1/3
  • Angostura bitters 1 dash.

Method/Garnish:

  • Stir, Cherry.
  • Served by the cocktail glass.

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6. Manhattan Cocktail (Dry)

Ingredients:

  • Rye whiskey 2/3
  • Dry vermouth 1/3
  • Angostura bitters 1 dash.

Method/Garnish:

  • Stir, a twist of lemon peel.
  • Served by the cocktail glass.

7. Manhattan Perfect Cocktail

Ingredients:

  • Rye whiskey 2/3
  • Dry vermouth 1/6
  • Sweet vermouth 1/6

Method/Garnish:

  • Stir, cherry, and twist lemon peel.
  • Served by the cocktail glass.

8. Rob Roy Cocktail

Ingredients:

  • Scotch whiskey 1/2
  • Sweet vermouth 1/2
  • Angostura bitters 1 dash.

Method/Garnish:

  • Stir, cherry.
  • Served by the cocktail glass.

9. Evans Cocktail

Ingredients:

  • Rye whiskey 8/10
  • Apricot brandy 1/10
  • Curacao 1/10

Method/Garnish:

  • Stir.
  • Served by the cocktail glass.

10. Embassy Royal Cocktail

Ingredients:

  • Bourbon whiskey 1/2
  • Drambuie 1/4
  • Sweet vermouth 1/4
  • Orange squash 2 dashes.

Method/Garnish:

  • Shake.
  • Served by the cocktail glass.

11. Godfather Cocktail

Ingredients:

  • Whiskey 2/3
  • Amaretto 1/3

Method/Garnish:

  • Build.
  • Served by the old-fashioned glass.

12. Millionaire Cocktail

Ingredients:

  • Rye whiskey 2/3
  • Grenadine 1/3
  • Egg white 1
  • Orange Curacao 2 dashes.
  • Pastis 1 dash.

Method/Garnish:

  • Shake.
  • Served by the cocktail glass.

13. Temptation Cocktail

Ingredients:

  • Rye whiskey 7/10
  • Orange curacao 1/10
  • Pastis 1/10
  • Dubonnet 1/10

Method/Garnish:

  • Shake, a twist of orange peel and lemon peel.
  • Served by the cocktail glass.

14. Old Nick Cocktail

Ingredients:

  • Rye whiskey 1/2
  • Drambuie 1/4
  • Orange juice 1/8
  • Lemon juice 1/8
  • Orange bitters 1 dash

Method:

  • Shake, garnish with a cherry.
  • Served by the cocktail glass.

15. Opening Cocktail

Ingredients:

  • Rye whiskey 1/2
  • Sweet vermouth 1/4
  • Grenadine 1/4

Method/Garnish:

  • Stir, garnish with orange spirals.
  • Served by the cocktail glass.