Serves 2

  • 1 fluid oz. simple syrup
  • 2 fluid oz. fresh lemon juice
  • 5 fluid oz. whiskey
  • Ice cubes
  • Cherries and lemon wedges for garnish


  • Combine the simple syrup, lemon juice and whiskey in a shaker.
  • Fill with ice.
  • Cover and shake for about 30 seconds until the shaker is frosty.
  • Strain into martini glasses or tumblers with of ice.
  • Garnish with cherries (optional).