Lemon Whiskey Sour
- Yield: Makes 1
- Lemon wedge
- 1 teaspoon superfine sugar, plus more for rim
- 1 1/2 ounces whiskey
- 1 1/2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
- Lemon slice, for garnish
- Cherry, for garnish
Rub the rim of an old fashioned glass with lemon wedge. Fill a saucer with sugar, and dip the glass, upside down, into the sugar.
Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add whiskey, lemon juice, and 1 teaspoon superfine sugar, and shake until sugar dissolves. Strain into an ice-filled old fashioned glass, and garnish with lemon slice and a cherry.