3 bad ass whiskey cocktails that are easy to make at home

3 bad ass whiskey cocktails that are easy to make at home

Savour the smooth, rich taste of a whiskey cocktail, perfect for sipping and savouring any time of the day. We have specially selected these delicious cocktails for all you whiskey lovers out there. Bad ass, no nonsense cocktails with complex flavours. Enjoy! 


Whiskey Sour

Don’t be a sourpuss… try a Whiskey Sour! 


What you need:

  • Whiskey 60 ml
  • Sugar syrup 40 ml
  • 1 whipped egg white
  • Juice from 2 limes
  • Orange slice


How you make it:

1) Add all of the ingredients (except the orange slice) to a shaker and shake like a bad ass.

2) Pour the contents into the whiskey glass using a strainer.

3) Garnish with the orange slice.


The Old Fashioned

Who drinks the iconic Old Fashioned cocktail? That’s right, Don Draper from the series Mad Men! The Old Fashioned is a true whiskey cocktail and not for the faint of heart.


What you need:

  • 60 ml whiskey
  • 10 ml sugar syrup
  • Angostura bitters 5 drops
  • Ice cubes
  • Orange rind


How you make it:

1) Put the sugar syrup in a whiskey glass and add the angostura bitters.

2) Add the whiskey.

3) Stir gently with a barspoon.

4) Add the ice cubes.

5) Garnish with an orange rind.


Whiskey Mojito

“When life gives you limes, you make: A Whiskey Mojito!”


What you need:

  • 45 ml whiskey
  • Cane sugar 2 barspoons
  • 30 ml sparkling water
  • 4 lemon wedges
  • 1 mint sprig
  • Ice cubes


How you make it:

1) Put the mint leaves and three lime wedges in the glass and muddle with the muddler.

2) Measure the whiskey (45 ml) with a jigger.

3) Add the sparkling water (30 ml) and cane sugar (2 bar spoons).

4) Crush the ice with the muddler.

5) Stir with a cocktail spoon.

6) Garnish the Mojito with a mint sprig and a lime wedge.


Want to make whiskey cocktails at home? Then take a look at our whiskey set!