Gallery: 6 Irish Whiskey Cocktails to Make at Home

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  • The Emerald

    The Emerald cocktail

    Smooth and rich, this simple cocktail made with Irish whiskey, sweet vermouth, and orange bitters will appeal to anyone who drinks a Manhattan. An orange twist emphasizes the warm citrus aroma.

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    Buena Vista Fizz

    Buena Vista Fizz cocktail

    This cool spin on an Irish coffee from Tradition in San Francisco is one of our favorite new whiskey drinks, bringing together a blast of coffee with Irish whiskey and earthy chicory-infused rye, plus a touch of citrus to brighten the mix.

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    The Copywriter cocktail

    This whiskey lemonade is sweetened with honey and made long with seltzer: it's an ideal porch sipper (if you're working on your copywriting on the porch). It's super refreshing, not too boozy, and not too sweet.

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    EVR's Whiskey Sour

    Whiskey sour cocktail

    Leathery whiskeys come together in this Scotch-and-Irish cocktail from EVR in New York City. It’s a hefty, almost chewy cocktail, with a nice malty core, and a bit of richness thanks to a little Pimm's and agave syrup.

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    Blarney Stone

    Blarney Stone cocktail

    Tall, refreshing, and easy, this combination of Irish whiskey, ginger beer, and lime can be adjusted depending on the sweetness of your ginger beer. You could also try this with a combination of citrus if you have lemons or grapefruits on hand.

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    Weeski

    Weeski cocktail

    Malty yet feminine, with citrusy aromatics, this silky drink from cocktail historian David Wondrich is made with Irish whiskey, Lillet Blanc, Cointreau, and orange bitters.

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