Whisky Cocktails

Whisky Cocktails

Whether it’s whisky, whiskey, Scotch, rye, or bourbon, this spirit comes in so many styles the cocktail possibilities are endless. Here are some of our favourites, along with some of our favourite spins on the classics. 

Red, White & Rye

Red, White & Rye

Prep a batch of cocktails ahead of time, with a colour scheme that's fit for Canada’s 150th anniversary.

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Whisky Bramble

Whisky Bramble

The classic pairing of whisky and ginger ale gets a seasonal twist with a splash of raspberry liqueur and floating raspberries.

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Apple Harvest

Apple Harvest

Fresh, unfiltered apple juice–with a splash of cranberry–gives this cocktail some down-home country charm.

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Whisky Sour

Whisky Sour

From sailing the high seas, to gracing the big screen, this sour and seductive cocktail is a tangy mix of lemon and sugar.

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Crown Apple Fizz

Crown Apple Fizz

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Fiery Manhattan

Fiery Manhattan 

Try this classic Manhattan with a Fireball Whisky twist.

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Canadian Mojo Mojito

Canadian Mojo Mojito

Check out a Canadian-ized version of this classic summer favourite.

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Canadian Frosty

Canadian Frosty

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Kerikeri Berry

Kerikeri Berry

A popular tourist spot on New Zealand's Pacific coast is the inspiration for this fruity cocktail.

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Gingered Apple

Gingered Apple

Freshly squeezed juices, maple syrup and fresh ginger put this Irish whiskey after-dinner cocktail in a league of its own. 

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Hopped Grapefruit

Hopped Grapefruit

Our Hopped Grapefruit is a unique hops-tinged spin on sunny grapefruit and soda.

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Spicy Whisky Caesar

Spicy Whisky Caesar

Mix up our zesty Spicy Whisky Caesar and get set for serious flavour overload.

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Irish Seduction

Irish Seduction

Teaming lobster tacos with an Irish-style whiskey cocktail shakes up the pairing.

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Siam Strawberry

Siam Strawberry

Surprise your guests by using sweet bourbon to channel the flavours of Thailand in a glass. It’s the perfect way to showcase spicy tacos.

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Mint Chocolate

Mint Chocolate

Warm up with this velvety, rich and chocolatey cocktail.

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Pekoe Toddy

Pekoe Toddy

With its smooth, rich flavour, Canadian whisky makes an ideal toddy base, blending well with other wintry flavours, such as cinnamon and maple syrup. Savour them together with every delicious sip.

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Shrub Cocktail

Shrub Cocktail

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Harvest Cocktail

Harvest Cocktail  

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Crown Ginger

Crown Ginger  

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Bliss Cocktail

Bliss Cocktail 

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Pear and Cardamom Cocktail

Pear and Cardamom Cocktail

Copenhagen's K Bar uses citrus and cardamom seeds to balance this cocktail's sweetness

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Pomegranate Sour

Pomegranate Sour

This cocktail is a balance between sweet and tart with a little exotic flair.

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Ginger McIntosh

Ginger McIntosh

Tall and cool with ripe apple aromas and flavours make this drink utterly patriotic. 

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Playoff Punch

Playoff Punch

Score points with buddies at your next Game Night gathering with mugs of frosty root beer punch — tailormade for the occasion with Canadian Whisky of course.

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Limone Reale

Limone Reale

Welcome guests with this utterly fresh and fragrant springtime cocktail.

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Algonquin

Algonquin

Dry vermouth and sweet pineapple juice bring this cocktail to life with mouth-watering appeal.

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Brooklyn

Brooklyn

Just like the New York boroughs of real life, this cocktail is a friendly neighbour of the classic Manhattan.

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Irish Coffee

Irish Coffee

The Irish aren’t renowned for their coffee. But they’re definitely renowned for their whiskey. Put them together and you have a perfect after-dinner sipper.

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Dandy Sour

Dandy Sour

This sophisticated cocktail one-ups the traditional Whisky Sour with a splash of elderflower liqueur.

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The Godfather

The Godfather

This Scotch and Amaretto cocktail is so simple to make, it may seem like an an offer you can’t refuse.

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John Collins

John Collins

A worthy, whisky-based spin on the citrusy, refreshing-tasting Tom Collins cocktail.

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John Hall’s Creeky Caesar

John Hall’s Creeky Caesar

Forty Creek Barrel Select Whisky adds another layer of mellow complexity to the already delicious brunch staple.

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The Manhattan

The Manhattan

Created upon request for Sir Winston Churchill’s mother, in one of the world’s most renowned cities. Elegant and in a class of its own, this drink blends bourbon with sweet vermouth.

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Mint Julep

Mint Julep

Thanks to this cocktail, the celebration of The Kentucky Derby begins well before the horses are off. Refined but not rarefied, this official drink of the Derby is made with bourbon and fresh mint.

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The Old Fashioned

The Old Fashioned

Describing something as old-fashioned isn’t usually a compliment. But for this cocktail, it’s the highest form of flattery. Classic, simple and delicious, this drink is a true original.

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The Rob Roy

The Rob Roy

After making a mockery of a rich Duke, a Scottish outlaw became a hometown hero and was honoured with this drink in his name. A daring and dark mix of Scotch and sweet red vermouth.

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The Rusty Nail

The Rusty Nail

The determination of a prince without a throne would one day inspire people around the world to raise a glass in his honour. This classic is a mix of Scotch and Drambuie.

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Sazerac

Sazerac

The official cocktail of New Orleans brings together bourbon, bitters and a wisp of legendary Absinthe.

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Ward 8

Ward 8

A not-so-sour variation of the sweet-and-sour Whisky Sour made with lemon and orange juices, along with Grenadine.

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Pinky Fizz

Pinky Fizz

Strawberries and cinnamon syrup, topped with ginger ale, give this highball its far-away allure.

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The New Black

The New Black

Freshy muddled orange and rich, vanilla-flavoured simple syrup give The New Black an impressive depth of character.

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Spirit of the North

Spirit of the North

Spicy, icy and a wee bit sweet, this Canadian cocktail is simple to make.  

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Highland Cheer

Highland Cheer

Gather your guests and raise a glass with this citrusy-tart cocktail.

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Sparkling Apple Cocktail and Chocolate-Orange Biscotti Bites

Sparkling Apple Cocktail and Chocolate-Orange Biscotti Bites

There are other, more sophisticated whisky cocktails out there, but this Sparkling Apple has one crucial virtue: it appeals to people who don't think they like whisky. Sweet, but at the same time refreshing, it is a great way to start the evening.

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Whisky Dawn

Whisky Dawn

Fresh citrus and iced tea give this cocktail its refreshing finish. 

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