Ward Eight

Ward Eight Cocktail

Base Spirit: Rye Whiskey

Type: Classics

Served: Neat/Up

Preparation: Shaken

Strength: Medium

Difficulty: Medium

Flavor Profile: Sour, Sweet

About the Ward Eight Cocktail

The Ward Eight, a turn-of-the-20th-century concoction, is one of Boston’s major contributions to mixology.

Ingredients in the Ward Eight Cocktail

  • 2 oz Rye whiskey
  • .5 oz Lemon juice
  • .5 oz Orange juice
  • 2 tsp Grenadine

Garnish: Cherry (optional)

Glass: Cocktail

How to make the Ward Eight Cocktail

Add all the ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice. Shake, and strain into a chilled cocktail glass. If you must garnish, garnish with a cherry.

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