4 Delicious Cocktails To Make Using Scotch Whiskey

4 Delicious Cocktails To Make Using Scotch Whiskey

Whenever it comes to demanding the outstanding distinct spirits, “Scotch Whiskey” is the brand generality vision about. Scotch Whiskey is adored for its malty and smoky flavors.

It is effortless to make cocktails but when it comes to making drinks using Scotch Whiskey, it becomes a daunting task because here the makers should have a good knowledge of the ratio of ingredients. If the ratio will not be proper then cocktail will not taste as per the expectation and might miss its star flavors.

Cocktail Recipes Using Scotch Whiskey:

1.The Rusty Nail

Making The Rusty Nail cocktail using Scotch Whiskey is really easy. To make this drink Drambuie is highly recommended. Having 40% of Alcohol by Volume, this liqueur is made by mixing honey, spices and a few herbs.

The only ingredient that is mandatory here is a Scotch Whiskey of course. To make The Rusty Nail you need:

  • 1.5 oz Scotch Whiskey
  • 0.75 oz Drambuie

Take a rock glass in which you want to enjoy your drink. Fill the glass with ice and add Scotch Whiskey and Drambuie in the glass. Once added, garnish your glass with lemon and serve.

2.Blood and Sand

Blood and Sand is a highly attractive drink because it tastes delicious. The drink is in pure red form and you can garnish it with mint, lemon or an orange peel once it is ready. To make Blood and Sand you need:

  • 0.75 oz blended Scotch Whiskey
  • 0.75 cherry heering
  • 0.75 sweet vermouth
  • 0.75 blood orange juice

Take a shaker and fill it completely with ice. Add all ingredients into the shaker and shake it well until it gets blended with ice properly. Strain your drink into the glass, garnish it with lemon or orange peel and serve.


The star ingredient in Penicillin drink is the lemon. Lemon juice is used in the drink more than the alcohol volume. To make the drink you need to follow the below process:

  • 2 oz blended Scotch Whiskey
  • 0.25 single malt Scotch Whiskey
  • 0.75 oz fresh lemon juice
  • 0.75 oz honey syrup
  • 3 slices of fresh ginger

Crush the ginger slices into the shaker. Once done, add the blended scotch whiskey, single malt scotch whiskey, fresh lemon juice and honey syrup into the shaker and mix every ingredient properly. Double strain your drink into the rock glass, garnish it with 1 or 2 ginger slices and serve.

4.The Bobby Burns:

The bobby burn cocktail is made by using the 12-year-old scotch whiskey and famous for being served in a beautiful martini glass. It is not compulsory to serve it in a martini glass only you can serve it in the other glass also. To make this drink you need:

  • 1oz blended scotch whiskey
  • 1oz sweet vermouth
  • ½ oz Benedictine
  • 1 ounce of fresh lemon juice
  • 1 lemon peel for garnishing

Take a mixing glass, fill the glass with ice and enter all ingredients. Stir them well until you observe that all the ingredients are blended well. Pour your drink into a beautiful glass, garnish it with lemon peel and serve.