Whiskey you have to try
One of the simplest whiskey cocktails out there, it consists of bitters, sugar, and an orange slice.
Commonly associated with the Kentucky Derby, this refreshing cocktail consists of bourbon, mint leaves, and simple syrup over a whole lot of crushed ice.
This tart cocktail is a refreshing option for summer. Just combine bourbon, lemon juice, simple syrup, and a bit of egg white.
A more modern invention, a pickleback is merely a shot of whiskey (most commonly Jameson Irish whiskey), followed by a shot of pickle juice.
Add in some bitters and sweet vermouth, then top it with a cherry.
Fancy whiskey cocktail:
Blended whiskey combines with sugar, bitters, and triple sec to create a tasty treat.
The close relative of the Tom Collins, this cocktail still uses lemon juice, club soda, and simple syrup, but utilizes bourbon instead of gin.
A great pick-me-up, Irish coffee consists of Irish whiskey, sugar, hot coffee, and heavy cream.
A simple two-ingredient cocktail, a highball is whiskey (of any kind) mixed with ginger ale.