Sweet Cherry Fix Cocktail

Rye whiskey muddled with cherries makes for a smoky-sweet cocktail

This rye whiskey based cocktail is given a summery boost with a hint of citrus, sugar, and berries.

This recipe is courtesy of Virgil Kaine.

1
Servings
213
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 2 pitted cherries
  • 3/4 Ounces fresh lemon juice
  • 3/4 Ounces demerara syrup
  • 2 Ounces rye whiskey, such as Virgil Kaine Robber Baron Whiskey
  • 1 ​whole cherry, to garnish

Directions

Muddle all the ingredients except the rye whiskey together in a tumbler. Add rye whiskey and pour into a glass. Top with crushed ice. Garnish with a cherry.

Cherry Shopping Tip

Buying fruits in season when they are at the peak of their freshness make for great tasting food and can save you money.

Cherry Cooking Tip

Don’t throw out your overripe fruit – instead blend into a smoothie or salad dressing, add to muffin batter, bake into a cobbler, or boil down with sugar and a little lemon juice to make jam.

Nutritional Facts

Sugar
18g
N/A
Protein
0.2g
0.5%
Carbs
20g
7%
Vitamin A
0.5µg
0.1%
Vitamin C
9mg
16%
Vitamin K
0.3µg
0.4%
Calcium
6mg
1%
Fiber
0.4g
1.6%
Folate (food)
5µg
N/A
Folate equivalent (total)
5µg
1%
Iron
0.9mg
4.8%
Magnesium
5mg
1%
Phosphorus
9mg
1%
Potassium
73mg
2%
Sodium
13mg
1%
Sugars, added
16g
N/A

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