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Whisky Cocktails – World Whisky Day

Tuesday, 16 May 2017

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We can all agree that a glass of straight whisky is an acquired taste… So maybe it’s time to start getting creative and spice it up a bit. A great way to serve whisky would be in a cocktail, here’s our Top 3 Whisky Cocktails to celebrate World Whisky Day on 20th May this year:

  1. Seven and Seven – this famous, simple cocktail, consists of just two ingredients: Seagram’s 7 Crown Whiskey and 7-Up soda. For a basic drink, it will certainly bring in a large customer demand due to its popularity. Want to give it a go? Check out the full recipe here: https://www.thespruce.com/seven-and-seven-cocktail-recipe-761496
  2. New York Sour – by mixing rye whiskey or bourbon, lemon juice, simple syrup and red wine – this sharp cocktail is designed to give your customers a kick and a burst of flavour. Interested in trying it out? Here’s the full recipe: http://www.liquor.com/recipes/new-york-sour-2/#gs.HyNZWN0
  3. Mint Julep – containing mint leaves, superfine sugar, seltzer water, crushed ice and bourbon whiskey, this refreshing cocktail is designed to quench your thirst and will without a doubt go down a treat on your drinks menu. Find the full recipe here: http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/alton-brown/mint-julep-recipe

Hopefully, our Whisky Cocktail recommendations have persuaded you to jazz up your drinks menu for your customers to celebrate World Whisky Day this year!