Whiskey Sour (no added sugar & low-calorie)

Difford's Guide

Serve in an

Old-fashioned glass

Garnish:

Lemon slice

How to make:

SHAKE all ingredients with ice and strain back into shaker. DRY SHAKE (without ice) and fine strain into ice-filled glass.

1 1/2 fl oz Bourbon whiskey
1 fl oz Lemon juice (freshly squeezed)
2/3 fl oz Sugar-free sweetener
2 dash Angostura Aromatic Bitters (optional)
1/2 fl oz Pasteurised egg white (or aquafaba)
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Review:

This Whiskey Sour isn't very sour and those wanting a drier drink should consider reducing the sweetener to nearer 15ml (1/2oz).

Adding a couple of dashes aromatic bitters greatly contributes to the cocktail's flavour but this also adds trace amounts of sugar.

History:

Adapted from the classic serve by yours truly (Simon Difford) in January 2019.

A history of the Whiskey Sour cocktail can be found on our page.

Nutrition:

One serving of Whiskey Sour (no added sugar & low-calorie) contains 123 calories.

Alcohol content:

  • 1.1 standard drinks
  • 13.33% alc./vol. (26.66° proof)
  • 14.7 grams of pure alcohol
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