The Daisy cocktail is one of the true classic whiskey cocktails in the Pantheon of drinks. Both rye and bourbon whiskies do exceptionally well in the Daisy and the addition of Grand Marnier adds complexity and depth to this drink. Quick and with few ingredients, the Whiskey Daisy is a great introduction to classic cocktails for the home mixologist and cocktail enthusiasts.
Prep Time: 3 minutes
Total Time: 3 minutes
Yield: 1 Cocktail
- 2 ounces whiskey
- 1 ounce lemon juice
- 1/4 ounce simple syrup
- 1/2 ounce Grand Marnier
- Sparkling water or club soda to top
- In a mixing glass add first 4 ingredients.
- Add crushed ice.
- Shake vigorously and strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
- Top with club soda or sparkling water.
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