When it comes to mixing whiskey, simple is best. Drink it neat or on the rocks, but it’s always good to have a few great whiskey recipes up your sleeve as well.
Whether you’re looking to mix mint juleps in summer or settle in for the night with a warming winter tipple, there’s no need to empty your drinks cabinet. Keep it simple, and let the whiskey do the talking.
“Generally we don't mix with more than three ingredients and we stick to cocktails that highlight our whiskey instead of masking it,” says Paty Zeccola, resident cocktail creator at New York’s Van Brunt Stillhouse.
Blending originals and old classics, MarkMaker Chris Fischer’s favorite Brooklyn distillery has offered up five easy recipes for the at-home bartender.