Cheribundi Whiskey Smash Cocktail RecipeEdit Post
Contributed by on Oct 27, 2016
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Here's a fabulous fall cocktail featuring tart cherry juice! This recipe makes me want to grab my favorite sweater, sit by a fire, and have cocktails with friends!
This twist on the Old Fashioned will warm you up and brighten the shortened fall days with its deep red color and fresh-picked cherry flavor. Grab a cocktail shaker and muddler, then settle in for rich flavor that's as luxurious as a cashmere sweater
1.0 oz. whiskey
1 oz. tart cherry juice
0.5 oz. amaretto
0.5 oz. ginger brandy
2.0 oz. cola
5 maraschino cherries
Add maraschino cherries to the bottom of the glass and muddle until smashed. Add ice. In a cocktail shaker, add the whiskey, tart cherry juice, amaretto, and brandy, shaking for 15 seconds to combine. Strain into rocks glass over ice, top off with cola. Serve with additional cherries if desired.