New York Sour Cocktail

Let look into how to make a New York sour cocktail. It no wonder it has been one of worlds most popular cocktails for decades. Up your cocktail making skills today!
  • Preparation – 10mins
  • Serves – 1 Person
  • Level – Easy
  • You’ll need a cocktail shaker, strainer, shot measure and a tablespoon.
  • 15ml of Dry, Fruity Red Wine
  • 15ml Simple Syrup
  • 30ml of Lemon Juice
  • 1 Medium Egg White
  • Ice
  • 60ml of Rye or Bourbon
  • Step 1

    First things first – assemble the lemon juice, egg white, simple syrup and bourbon, (or rye), in a cocktail shaker and….shake! This method of shaking before adding ice is called dry shaking. By dry shaking you really froth up the egg white and get the velvety texture you’re looking for in a New York Sour.

  • Step 2

    Secondly, add ice to the shaker and shake again. Get those arms pumping!

  • Step 3

    Thirdly, strain the liquid into a chilled tumbler glass.

  • Step 4

    Then, float the red wine. This is done by pouring the wine over the bottom of a spoon.

  • Step 5

    Finally, garnish with lemon peel and enjoy your New York Sour Cocktail!

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