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What does a whiskey sour pair with?

What does a whiskey sour pair with?

This savory and delicious food can be paired with a good glass of whiskey sour cocktail: pork ribs, cheese such as Roquefort, brie, and cheddar. It depends on how strong or mild your whiskey is. Tangy or tart fruits like apples and pears, last but not the least, dark chocolate.

What is the best liquor for a whiskey sour?

The best whiskeys for your whiskey sour

  • Treaty Oak Ghost Hill Bourbon.
  • Old Elk Blended Straight Bourbon.
  • Eagle Rare Bourbon.
  • Rittenhouse.
  • Wild Turkey 101 Rye.
  • Jack Daniel’s Gentleman’s Jack.
  • Lot 40 Rye Whiskey.
  • Old Forester Rye.

What is the sour mix in whiskey sours?

A sour mix is just a simple syrup with lemon and lime juice. It is used to help balance drinks or give them a tart flavor profile.

Is whiskey sour A girl drink?

Whiskey Sour The name alone takes the cake for ranking among the top manly drinks. A concoction of whiskey and lemon and maybe sugar for the beginners. Not the biggest and baddest of drinks for men, but this can be a refreshing for the summer that is sure to add some bass to your tone when you order the next round.

What appetizers go well with whiskey?

For example, Irish Dubliner cheese and Irish whiskey is a stunning combination. So when pairing a whiskey with snacks, look to the whiskey’s origin….Here’s a short list of nibbles that are consistent winners:

  • Smoked meats.
  • Bread and butter.
  • Mild cheeses.
  • Roasted nuts.
  • Crackers.
  • Hard salami.
  • Prosciutto.
  • Smoked salmon.

Is sour mix the same as whiskey sour mix?

Of course Sour Mix, Sweet & Sour Mix, Whiskey Sour Mix, Daiquiri Mix, and even Margarita Mix (for the most part) are all essentially the same thing. With very few exceptions, all of the commercially available products are little more than a bucket of chemicals pretending to be “quality” products.

What a Jack and Coke says about you?

Jack and Coke/Diet Coke If you are a Jack and Coke gal/guy, you are the life of the party. You’re no stranger to getting absolutely trashed at a bar, and you are quick to challenge any person, guy or girl, to a shot-for-shot challenge. You like to drink. You like to party.

Which is the best whiskey for a sour cocktail?

With every new style or brand of whiskey you choose, you will give this cocktail a unique flavor profile. Most drinkers prefer bourbon, though a good rye whiskey makes an excellent sour as well. As you switch from one whiskey to another, you may need to adjust the sweet and sour elements.

What’s the history of the whiskey sour drink?

About The Whiskey Sour Cocktail. Spirit, sugar, citrus—the original big three—come together in the Whiskey Sour, whose history stretches back to the Lincoln administration. Few drinks in the cocktail canon are as quick to satisfy and endlessly mutable as the Whiskey Sour.

How much lemon juice to add to whiskey sour?

When using a rich (2:1) simple syrup, you’ll likely want to use a little less in the whiskey sour. If you have a standard syrup made with equal parts of sugar and water, pour the full 3/4 ounce. Fresh lemon juice is the key to a great whiskey sour.

Can you make a whiskey sour with maker’s Mark?

A PROPER whiskey sour should be made real American bourbon. Maker’s Mark is not a real bourbon because it is made with corn/wheat instead of the corn/barley/rye of a proper bourbon mash bill. Thus it lacks the rye “bite” that makes bourbon worth drinking. I call it whiskey with training wheels for those who have not learned to drink real whiskey.

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