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Bartender Decorates New York Sour Cocktail on a bar

New York Sour

Ryan F.
It is one of the great cocktail recipes of all time. There are lots of different styles out there. The most revered is probably the New York Sour.
Total Time 4 mins
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Servings 1 person


  • 2 Ounces Rye Whiskey or Bourbon
  • 1 Ounce Fresh Lemon Juice
  • ¾ Ounce Simple Syrup
  • ½ Ounce Red Wine
  • 1 Egg White


  • Put the whiskey, simple syrup, freshly squeezed lemon juice, egg white, and ice into a shaker
  • Shake until well chilled and frothy
  • Pour over ice in a rocks glass
  • Pour the red wine slowly down the back of a bar spoon to create a layer on top of the drink
Keyword Cocktail, New York Sour, Whiskey