Ervin's Whisky Sour

Ervin's Whisky Sour

Unlike most Whiskey Sour recipes, Ervin Trykowski's Whisky Sours aren't made with bourbon, so we do not add the letter 'e' in whisk(e)y. Instead expect sour, salty, spicy flavours in this cocktail.




  • 50mlTalisker Single Malt Scotch

  • 25mlFreshly squeezed lemon juice

  • 15mlSimple syrup

  • 1Egg white (optional)

  • NaNCubes of ice

  • 1Cherry or lemon peel



  • 1 x Rocks glass

  • 1 x Ice

  • 1 x Jigger

  • 1 x Cocktail shaker


  • Pour

    Pour all the ingredients into a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Add the whisky, lemon juice, and simple syrup.

  • Mix

    Shake well. Strain into a chilled rocks glass. 


  • Garnish

    Garnish with a cherry or lemon peel. And enjoy! 

  • Grab a bite

    Get some grub in before or while you’re drinking – it slows alcohol absorption.

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