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amaretto, cocktail, sour, sweet -

Amaretto is a sweet Italian liqueur that originated in Saronno, Italy. While originally flavored from bitter almonds, various modern commercial brands are prepared from a base of apricot stones, peach stones, or almonds, all of which are natural sources of the benzaldehyde that provides the principal almond-like flavor of the liqueur. Ingredients 3 oz. Amaretto 2 oz. Sweet and Sour mix Sprite or 7UP cherries orange wedge Instructions mix Amaretto and sweet and sour mix in an ice filled shaker pour into a glass filled with crushed ice top off with soda add cherries (1 or 2)  garnish with orange wedge History...

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bourbon, cocktail, garnish, sour, whiskey -

The whiskey sour is a mixed drink containing whiskey (often bourbon), lemon juice, sugar, and optionally, a dash of egg white. With the egg white, it is sometimes called a Boston Sour. With a few bar spoons of full-bodied red wine floated on top, it is often referred to as a New York Sour. It is shaken and served either straight up or over ice. Ingredients 2 parts bourbon 1 part lemon juice ½ part sugar syrup ½ part egg white Cubed ice Garnish with cherry and an orange slice Directions Put ice and all of the ingredients into a shaker...

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