The Scotch & Ginger is better experienced than explained. The unforgettable blend of sweetness and spice defies description.
A little bit of soda helps bring out all of the complex flavors in your favorite Scotch. Get the proportions right to this fizzy combination and you've got an instant classic on your hands that will never go out of style.
The recipe for the Blood and Sand first appeared in print in Harry Craddock’s 1930 The Savoy Cocktail Book. It's a complex combination of fruity and smoky, and a cinch to make with just four ingredients of identical proportions. Try it yourself with the fool-proof recipe below.
IPA meets Islay scotch in this refreshing highball.
The snap of ginger, the smoke of scotch, the King of Beers. These are odd but happy bedfellows in this cocktail.
Use a blended scotch that’s not too mild in this cocktail.
Smoky Scotch is tempered with a hint of bitter amaro and a slick of spicy ginger syrup in this straightforward glass.
The formula for a perfectly balanced glass of fall flavor? Smoky Scotch, sweet cider and tart lemon juice.
Bring together East & West in the form of Scotch whisky and Japanese green tea.
Love Game of Thrones and sophisticated drinks? Try this Scotch cocktail. Winter is coming.
Try this simple but sophisticated Scotch-and-Cynar cocktail.
Try the classic bourbon and vermouth Manhattan with just a hint of smoky Scotch.
Scotch is a most unusual base for this fruity cocktail recipe.
Smoky Scotch whisky is the unexpected base for this fruity and fizzy punch.
Celebrate the Scottish folk hero with the classic whisky-based Rob Roy cocktail. This recipe is similar to the beloved Manhattan, but uses Scotch instead of rye whiskey and orange bitters instead of aromatic bitters. The difference is delicious—try it for yourself.
According to cocktail historian David Wondrich, the Rusty Nail made its first appearance in 1937—and it wasn't long before it became a classic. Don't worry; there's no need for a tetanus shot after drinking one of these.
Warm up with this tasty Scotch cocktail.
Replace the vermouth in a classic Martini with Scotch and you get something altogether different.
With apple butter, maple syrup and hard cider, this cocktail is like fall in a cup.
This complex Scotch drink inspires reverence.
If you're cold (or you have a cold), make this hot Scotch drink.
The best part? If you like one, you can conjure up a whole swarm.
This scotch cocktail will warm you up for a night of caroling, or any time.
This complex cocktail will set your heart aflame.
If you treat Scotch like a religion, try this simple and classic cocktail. Be sure to use a spicy ginger ale so you get the most out of the three-part combo. Not a fan of Scotch? The Presbyterian is also delicious with a measure of bourbon.
This drink was the new, new thing—at the turn of the 20th century.
It won't help you navigate, but it’s delicious.
It's tasty, and you should try it.
Practice your couplets and quatrains while sipping this cocktail named for the Scottish poet.
The classic Rusty Nail gets an update.
Chocolate, mint and a big, peaty Scotch flavor this drink. Trust us, it works.
Named for the Royal Family’s Scottish summer home, this drink combines fine single malt and good English tea.
What happens when you add Scotch to apple cider?