Whiskey Sour Recipe


  • 3/4 cup freshly squeezed Meyer lemon juice*
  • 3/4 cup freshly squeezed lime juice
  • 3 Tbsp simple syrup**
  • 1 1/4 cups whiskey
  • Lemon wedges, for serving
  • Maraschino cherries, for serving


  1. Combine the juices and simple syrup in a pitcher, whisk to combine. Refrigerate until chilled.
  2. Add whiskey just before your guests arrive.
  3. Serve over ice, garnished with lemon wedges and maraschino cherries.
  4. *Can’t find Meyer lemons? Sub in regular lemon juice and add just a bit more simple syrup if you find the mix too tart.
  5. **Simple Syrup:
  6. Combine 1 cup water with 1 cup sugar in a small saucepan. Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring to dissolve the sugar. Transfer to a jar and refrigerate until cold.


Amount Per Serving (based on 6 servings)
Calories: 150
Fat: 0 g
Saturated Fat: 0 g
Cholesterol: 0 mg
Sodium: 0 mg
Carbohydrates: 13 g
Fiber: 0 g
Sugar: 8 g
Protein: 0 g
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