New Yorker Cocktail

New Yorker Cocktail

Variation on this New Yorker Cocktail: To make this a New York Cocktail, substitute blended whiskey for bourbon or rye and replace lemon juice for lime juice.

New Yorker Cocktail 

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New Yorker Cocktail


  • 1 ½ ounce bourbon (or rye)
  • 3/4 ounce freshly squeezed lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon granulated sugar
  • 1 dash grenadine syrup
  • 1 orange twist
  • 1 lemon twist


Pour bourbon and lime into an ice-filled old-fashioned glass. Add sugar and grenadine and stir well. Twist the orange and lemon peels over the drink and drop them in.