I want to make a whiskey-based refreshing and smooth cocktail.

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You asked: How to make a refreshing and smooth whiskey cocktail?. We found 10 cocktails answering the question.

Winter Whisky Sour

The Winter Whisky Sour is a seasonal twist on the classic Whisky Sour cocktail, embracing the citrus notes of orange...

Orange juice (15ml), Lemon Juice (15ml), Sugar Syrup (7.5ml), Bourbon (60ml)

4 ingredients
4.8 / 5

Whisky Sour

The Whisky Sour is a classic cocktail that has been enjoyed for over a century, with a history that dates...

Lemon Juice (25ml), Sugar Syrup (20ml), Bourbon (45ml), Egg (1 egg white)

Classic
4 ingredients
4.51 / 5

Whisky Steak Cocktail

The drink was created to pay homage to the MacDonald Manchester Hotel & Spa chain’s Scottish heritage. The Scottish steak...

Pepper (Pinch), Rosemary Syrup (Dash), Whiskey (60ml)

3 ingredients
4.5 / 5

Whisky Smash

Essentially a mix between a Mint Julep and a Whisky Sour, this drink appeared in Jerry Thomas' bartending book in...

Mint Leaves (10), Lemon Juice (22.5ml), Sugar Syrup (15ml), Bourbon (60ml)

4 ingredients
4.22 / 5

Whisky Punch

The Whisky Punch is a classic cocktail that combines the boldness of whiskey with the sweetness and tang of lemonade,...

Lemonade (1000ml), Whiskey (750ml), Honey syrup (60ml), Soda water (1000ml)

4 ingredients
3.96 / 5

Whiskey Daisy

The Whiskey Daisy is a classic cocktail with a refreshing and citrus-forward flavor profile. It expertly combines the warmth and...

Orange liqueur (15ml), Lemon Juice (30ml), Whiskey (60ml), Sugar Syrup (7.5ml)

4 ingredients
3.93 / 5

Whisky Stone Sour

The Whisky Stone Sour is a classic twist on the traditional sour cocktail, providing a harmonious blend of tart and...

Orange juice (60ml), Whiskey (45ml), Sour Mix (90ml)

3 ingredients
3.8 / 5

Whisky lemonade

The Whisky Lemonade is a refreshing cocktail that blends the warmth of whisky with the bright acidity of lemon juice,...

Lemon Juice (45ml), Whiskey (30ml), Honey liqueur (30ml)

3 ingredients
3.71 / 5

Fancy Whisky

A very old cocktail, from the time when cocktails were originally invented. The "Fancy…" was a type of type of...

Sugar Syrup (Dash), Angostura Bitters (Dash), Bourbon (60ml)

3 ingredients
3.63 / 5

Mint Source

The Mint Source is a refreshing cocktail that features a harmonious blend of aromatic mint leaves and the zesty effervescence...

Mint Leaves (6), Lemonade (150ml), Whiskey (30ml), Angostura Bitters (Dash)

4 ingredients
3.6 / 5

FAQ's

We've collated some quick fire Q&A's on the question to help you find exactly what you're looking for.

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What makes a whiskey cocktail refreshing?

A whiskey cocktail can be refreshing by incorporating fresh ingredients like citrus juice, mint leaves, or soda water which add a crisp and invigorating taste.

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How can I make my whiskey cocktail smoother?

To make a whiskey cocktail smoother, balance the strong flavors of whiskey with sweeteners such as sugar syrup or honey, and consider adding egg whites for a creamy texture.

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Are there any common garnishes for whiskey cocktails?

Common garnishes for whiskey cocktails include lemon or orange twists, maraschino cherries, mint sprigs, and sometimes even a cinnamon stick.

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Can whiskey cocktails be served cold?

Yes, whiskey cocktails are often served cold. Use ice cubes or crushed ice in the cocktail shaker before straining into a chilled glass for the best result.

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What type of whiskey is best for cocktails?

Bourbon is a popular choice for many whiskey cocktails due to its sweet and approachable flavor. However, you can also use rye whiskey or blended whiskey depending on personal preference.

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