whiskey sour

Classic Whiskey Sour

Enjoy tart-but-not-overly-so flavor with this delicious and tangy Classic Whiskey Sour recipe. Made with 4 main ingredients, this 2-serving recipe comes together in under a minute!

Prep: 5Cook: 5Total: 10 minutes
Yield 2 cocktails 1x


  • 4 oz bourbon
  • 2 oz lemon juice
  • 1.5 oz simple syrup
  • 1.5 oz egg white
  • Optional: dash of bitters
  • Luxardo cherry


  1. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice.
  2. Add bourbon, lemon juice, simple syrup, egg white, and optional bitters. Shake vigorously for 30 seconds.
  3. Pour into chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with cherry.
Author: ErinCategory: cocktail, drink, beverageMethod: CocktailCuisine: AmericanDiet: Gluten Free