Although crafting a great whiskey cocktail can seem a bit overwhelming, it can actually be both fun and easy. Thankfully, there are a handful of tried-and-true classic whiskey cocktails that are delicious, easy to make , and can make any DIY’er look like a master mixologist. Below you’ll find a selection of what we refer to as “Essential Whiskey Cocktails” that highlight the unique flavor of BLACKENED. Whether you’re in the mood for something strong and spirit forward, something smooth and silky, or just plain refreshing, these recipes are sure to be a hit…and each of these recipes offer opportunities to riff and create your own recipes too!
The Old Fashioned cocktail is the go-to whiskey cocktail for most whiskey enthusiasts around the world. Comprised only of spirit,
sugar and bitters, this classic cocktail stands the taste-test of time. Simply put…legends never die.
If you like a Negroni or Boulevardier – you’ll make fast friends with the Old Pal.
As popular today as it was when it was created way back when, the Manhattan serves whiskey up in style. If you’re not feeling fancy…it also works great over a large cube in rocks glass.
This tried-and-true classic features the perfect balance of whiskey, sugar and citrus with a silky smooth texture.