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New York Cocktail

New York Cocktail

Categorized as a “ladies’ drink” (why, I have no idea), this is a bright-looking and fresh-tasting cocktail that is both zesty and sweet. It gets its beautiful color from grenadine, its punch from whiskey and its zing and aroma from fresh lemons.
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Keyword Cocktails, Whiskey
Prep Time 2 minutes
Total Time 2 minutes
Servings 2 glasses
Author Connie Veneracion


  • 4 oz. whiskey I used Southern Comfort
  • 1 ½ oz. freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons superfine sugar I suggest substituting lemon infused simple syrup
  • 1 teaspoon grenadine
  • lemon slices to garnish


  • Pour all the ingredients in a shaker.
  • Drop in about four ice cubes.
  • Shake vigorously.
  • Strain into cocktail glasses.
  • Garnish with lemon slices.
  • Serve.
  • Make again.
  • Serve again.
  • And so on, and so forth.