The late, great Mr. Robin Williams once said, “Spring is nature’s way of saying, ‘Let’s party!’” We couldn’t agree with him more, and with spring seemingly so far away, we have a warm-weather whiskey cocktail to remind you of warmer times.

Chilled Drink of the Week: Whiskey Smash, cocktails

Chilled Drink of the Week: Whiskey Smash

Photo Courtesy of Glenfiddich

Whisky Smash

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz. Glenfiddich 14 Year Old
  • 1/2 oz. Fresh Lemon Juice
  • 3/4 oz. Rich Demerara Syrup
  • 8 Mint Leaves
  • 2 Lemon Wedges
  • 3 Brandied Cherries

Preparation: Muddle mint, lemon and cherries with lemon juice and demerara syrup. Add Glenfiddich and shake. Strain into rocks glass, fill with crushed ice and garnish with mint sprig, lemon wedge and brandied cherry.