TOP 13 WHISKEY COCKTAILS YOU NEED TO KNOWEdit Post
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DrinkWire is Liquor.com’s showcase for the best articles, recipes and reviews from the web’s top writers and bloggers. In this post, Whiskey Muse offers 13 whiskey cocktails you should know.
I’ve always subscribed to the anecdote: when life gives you lemons… grab some whiskey and make a damn good cocktail out of it.
There are many ways to drink whiskey. Whether you like yours on the rocks, neat, as a shot, with coke or in a cocktail, there is no wrong way to drink whiskey, it’s just what feels right for you.
Below is a collection of 13 whiskey cocktails that you need to know. Many of them are popular classics, while some are the lesser known siblings of cocktails that are prone to make a comeback.
For each cocktail you’ll learn a bit about it’s history, ingredients, the flavour profile and of course, how to make it. And if you’d like a more holistic overview of whiskey, where it came from, what different types taste like and more, check out the Whiskey for Beginners – A Complete Guide here.
I would love to know which one is your favourite in the comments below.
(1) THE OLD FASHIONED
(2) THE WHISKEY SOUR
(3) THE MANHATTAN
(4) THE ROB ROY
(5) THE BOULEVARDIER
(6) THE OLD PAL
(7) THE SAZERAC
(8) THE MINT JULEP
(9) THE KENTUCKY MULE
(10) THE BLOOD + SAND
(11) THE SEELBACH
(12) THE RUSTY NAIL
(13) THE HOT TODDY