The Penicillin Cocktail

Feeling under the weather? A little whiskey, ginger, honey, and lemon should do the trick.

This is not the traditional Penicillin drink. We like to add a splash of ginger beer, because we can’t get enough of the stuff!

Did you notice that no fancy cocktail shaker is needed? While we love a beautiful bartending setup, we think all people should know that a quality drink can be made in any container with a lid. Cheers!

The Penicillin Cocktail
 
Feeling under the weather? A little whiskey, ginger, honey, and lemon should do the trick.
Recipe Type: Cocktail, Drink
Serves: 1 drink
Ingredients
  • 1 inch of ginger
  • 1 part lemon juice
  • 2 parts Scotch Whiskey
  • 1 part ginger-honey syrup
  • Ginger beer
Ginger Honey Syrup
  • 1 cup water
  • ¾ cup honey
  • 3 inches of ginger, sliced
Instructions
Syrup
  1. Heat water, honey, and ginger to a boil and allow to cool.
Cocktail
  1. Muddle ginger and add lemon juice, whiskey, and syrup.
  2. Shake with ice.
  3. Strain in a glass with fresh ice.
  4. Top with a splash or two of ginger beer.
  5. Garnish with lemon, if desired.

 

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