They don't get much more classic than the whiskey sour. It has been around for more than a century, a sort of comfort cocktail that's as easy to drink as it is to make. Start with whiskey - it doesn't have to be great whiskey but it can't hurt - and add the cut of citrus and the sweetness of sugar. It'll bring you back to life after a weekend with the family or an afternoon running errands. With so many different whiskies to choose from, how will you decide?  

Whiskey Sour Binny's

Cocktail image courtesy of Liquor.com. Whiskey Sour recipe after the jump.  

Whiskey Sour

Ingredients:

2 oz Whiskey 1 oz Lemon Juice 1/2 Teaspoon of sugar 1 Orange slice 1 Maraschino cherry   Simple Steps: In a shaker half-filled with ice cubes, combine the whiskey, lemon juice and sugar. Shake well. Strain into a rocks glass. Garnish with the orange slice and cherry.
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