Whiskey Sour

Whiskey Sour Recipe
Photo: Jennifer Davick; Styling: Lindsey Ellis Beatty


Makes 1 serving
Total time: 5 Minutes

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 5 Minutes
Total: 5 Minutes


1 lemon half
1/4 cup whiskey
1 to 2 Tbsp. powdered sugar
Crushed ice
Garnishes: orange slices, maraschino cherries


Squeeze juice from lemon half into a cocktail shaker. Add whiskey and powdered sugar to cocktail shaker; fill with crushed ice. Cover with lid, and shake 30 seconds. Strain over ice into a glass. Garnish, if desired.

Note: We tested with Gentleman Jack Whiskey.