Whiskey Sour

Description
Whiskey, Maraschino cherry, Lemon juice, Egg white, Simple syrup, Orange
Ingredients
2ozWhiskey (Blended, Bourbon, or Rye)
1ozLemon juice
12ozSimple syrup
1 Egg white (optional)
1 Maraschino cherry (as garnish)
1sliOrange (wheel, as garnish)
Instructions
Shake, strain, rock, low-ball. Garnish. If using the optional egg white, shake the ingredients first without ice, then shake again with ice.
Notes
An excellent drink for the drinker exploring the world beyond sweeter drinks.
Cocktail summary
Yield
Drink
Year1872
Created byElliot Stubb, Peru, alleged.
Referencehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whiskey_sour
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Dan on 11/12/2010
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From other users

For a less tart version, use 3/4 oz lemon, 3/4-1 oz simple. 1/4 oz of egg white should be enough. (4 stars)

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