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Whiskey Patch

Whiskey Patch

Whiskey Patch

  • halloween
  • top shelf blogger
  • Level: Medium
  • Prep: 15 min.
One of my all-time favorite types of candy is Sour Patch Kids, so working them into a festive drink for Halloween was a no-brainer. Enjoy my take on a whiskey sour, with an added emphasis on the sour. Of course — First it’s sour, then it’s sweet!


  • 1 small bag of Sour Patch Kids
  • 2.5 shots lemonade
  • 1.5 shots whiskey
  • Splash simple syrup
  • Splash cherry juice
  • Cherry for garnish


  • Ice cube tray
  • Jigger
  • Shaker

How to Mix

  1. Empty Sour Patch Kids from bag and rim tumbler with a lemon.
  2. Dip tumbler in the sugar at the bottom of the Sour Patch Kids bag.
  3. Fill tumbler with ice and set aside.
  4. In a shaker, combine lemonade, whiskey and simple syrup.
  5. Shake well.
  6. Pour mixture into tumbler.
  7. Add in splash of cherry juice.
  8. Garnish with a cherry and speared Sour Patch Kids.
  9. Enjoy!