Amaretto Sour

Amaretto Sour

Amaretto Sour

  • featured
  • liqueur
  • Level: Easy
  • Prep: 3 min
Amaretto Sours are sweet, slightly tart cocktails made with an almond-flavored Italian liqueur and a lemon sugar or sour mix. An amaretto sour is typically garnished with a fresh orange slice or maraschino cherries.

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  • 2 oz. Luxardo Amaretto Liqueur
  • 1 oz Simple Syrup
  • 3/4 oz Fresh Lemon Juice
  • 1 Orange Slice
  • 1 Luxardo Maraschino Cherry
(Optional: Can substitute 1 1/2 oz sour mix for fresh lemon and simple syrup.)

Tools

  • Shaker
  • Jigger
  • Citrus juicer

How to Mix

  1. Combine Amaretto, simple syrup, and lemon juice into a cocktail shaker with ice; shake for 10-15 seconds
  2. Strain into a rocks glass and garnish with a maraschino cherry and a slice of orange
(Optional: Before filling glass, rub the rim of the glass with a fresh lemon slice and dip into granulated sugar to coat.)

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