Serve inOld-fashioned glass
Candied ginger on stick
How to make:
STIR all ingredients with ice and strain into ice-filled glass (preferably over a chunk of block ice).
Subtly spirituous with whisky notes tamed by rich green wine, which also adds mild warming ginger spice.
Circa 1900 by unknown but the Whisky Mac cocktail is named after Major General Hector MacDonald, a folk hero Victorian soldier.