Whiskey Sour

Number of servings

Zesty Simple Syrup ingredients

  • 1 Sunkist® lemon, zested
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup water

Cocktail ingredients

  • 1.5 ounces of whiskey
  • 0.75 ounce freshly squeezed Sunkist® lemon juice
  • 0.75 ounce Sunkist Zesty Simple Syrup
  • 1 lemon wedge for garnish
  • 1 cherry for garnish


Prep Time: 15 minutes

Zesty Simple Syrup

  1. Place the zest, sugar and water in a small sauce pan.
  2. Bring to a quick simmer over medium-high heat then immediately remove from heat.
  3. Let sit for 30 minutes then strain.
  4. Store refrigerated for up to 2 weeks.


  1. Measure the whiskey, lemon juice and Zesty Simple Syrup into a cocktail shaker.
  2. Fill with ice, cap and shake.
  3. Pour into an old fashioned glass.
  4. Garnish with lemon wedge and cherry on a pick.