Bourbon Amaretto Sour
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Bourbon Amaretto Sour
Cocktail recipe

Rating

2.91 / 5
The Bourbon Amaretto Sour is a twist on the classic sour cocktail that combines the rich, warming notes of bourbon with the sweet, almond-like flavor of amaretto. This cocktail is ... more The Bourbon Amaretto Sour is a twist on the classic sour cocktail that combines the rich, warming notes of bourbon with the sweet, almond-like flavor of amaretto. This cocktail is a harmony of sweet and sour, with the tanginess of fresh lemon juice and the sweetness of sugar syrup creating a complex and satisfying taste profile. Served in a lowball glass, it's an inviting drink that blends the boldness of the bourbon with the luscious and distinctive amaretto, making it a delightful choice for those who enjoy a cocktail that's both robust and smooth with a perfect balance of contrasting flavors.
Base ingredient
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Bourbon
Alcohol content
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22.5% | 3.06 units *

Lowball glass

Ingredients

oz
ml
cl
Lemon Juice cocktail ingredient
Lemon Juice
22.5ml ¾oz 2.3cl
Amaretto cocktail ingredient
Amaretto
45ml 1½oz 4.5cl
Sugar Syrup cocktail ingredient
Sugar Syrup
22.5ml ¾oz 2.3cl
Bourbon cocktail ingredient
Bourbon
45ml 1½oz 4.5cl

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Method

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker with ice
Shake well, then strain into a lowball glass before serving
~ Optionally, an egg white may be added to create more of a Boston Amaretto sour drink. In this case, dry shake all ingredients with an egg white, then add ice and shake again before straining into the glass. ~

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