Uncle Joe's Whiskey Sours

Posted: August 13

Time: 3 minutes

Yield: 1 serving

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Uncle Joe’s Whiskey Sours get you on your way to becoming a self-taught bartender. This classic cocktail is super easy to make, and it’ll make you feel fancy. Sweet, bright, and smoky, you’ll be able to enjoy this delicious drink in under 5 minutes! Uncle Joe’s Whiskey Sours is delicious, refreshing, and classy — it’ll become a new staple drink for your at-home happy hour!


• 2 ounces whiskey, preferably bourbon • 1 ounce lemon juice • 3/4 ounce simple syrup • 1 egg white • ice, enough to fill a cocktail shaker For the optional garnishes: • brandied cherry, to taste • angostura bitters, to taste • lemon peel, to taste


Step 1

Add the whiskey, lemon juice, simple syrup, and egg white to a cocktail shaker.

Step 2

Shake the mixture with ice until it is properly chilled.

Step 3

Remove the ice and shake it again to emulsify.

Step 4

Double strain the mixture over ice into a rocks glass, and serve with your favorite garnish.

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