Top 10 Jack Daniels Mix Recipes

Whiskey is something which demands appreciation! You admire it first and then gulp it down. The mild music of the pouring whiskey into a glass creates an enchanting interlude and cannot be agreed more when the whiskey is Jack Daniels. JD or theJack Daniels as it is known is a top-selling American whiskey produced in Lynchburg Tennessee. It is still made in the oldest registered distillery in America. The thing that makes JD stand out of the queue is that the master tasters at the distillery test each barrel of whiskey to measure the quality.

Although the Jack follows every aspect of being a bourbon, it is actually a whiskey. Jack Daniels interestingly blends with many flavors making it one of the premium choices for cocktails. Few Impressive cocktail recipes of Jack Daniels:

The Gentleman Jack Mint Julep

The epitome of Kentucky’s finest flavor with the tint of Tennessee’s king mixes to produce the classic and pleasant Gentleman Jack Mint Julep and all you need is:

Ingredients

  • 2 parts from the Jack Daniels Old No.7 bottle
  • Put in Some sugar
  • Add a mint sprig
  • Lots of crushed Ice

Method

Stir and shake all the ingredients intensely and pour it in a double old fashioned glass full of crushed ice. Settle the flavor by garnishing it with another fresh mint sprig.

Lynchburg Lemonade

This drink is your welcome refreshment if you are visiting the South in the hot summer time. Not a lemonade for sure but this cool splash is a welcome gesture saying hello from the people of the south.

A perfect pick for the hot summer days and barbeque evenings and adding the homemade lemonade will make the drink more exciting. Here is a quick look at the steps:

Ingredients

  • 35 ml from the Jack Daniels Old No.7 bottle
  • 5 ml of Triple Sec, the sweet and colorless orange liquor
  • 5 ml of Fresh homemade lemonade

Method

  • Fill ¾ of a highball with cubed ice
  • Pour the JD over the ice
  • Add the rest of the ingredients
  • Quickly slice a lemon wedge and it to garnish

Sweet Tea Smash

Another true southern staple perfect for the summer days and evenings. It comes with the benefits and tint of tea makes it a must have for the folks out there! Steps to get the blend right:-

Ingredients

  • 1 Part from the Jack Daniels Gentleman Jack
  • 5 parts of unsweetened ice tea
  • 1 piece of cane syrup which is traditional American sweetener
  • 3 Sliced lemon wedges
  • 6 leaves of mint

Method

  • In a separate container add 4 mint leaves and 2 lemon wedges in the unsweetened ice tea and then keep the container in a steep position for 15 minutes
  • Now jumble the remaining leaves and lemon wedges along with the cane syrup in the whiskey. Add ice and shake well
  • Now pour the mixture into a glass and the tea as a top layering
  • Garnish it with some more mint and lemon wedges

Gentleman’s Brew

Whiskey and ginger are a timeless combo for a  reason. The spicy snap of the ginger with the smoothness of the Gentleman’s Jack creates something exemplary for the night. The gentleman’s brew is a love for those who appreciate the authentic taste. Let’s take a look at the steps:

Ingredients

  • 50ml of the Gentleman Jack
  • A premium Ginger Beer
  • Orange slice
  • Dashes of Bitters, preferably the Angostura Bitters
  • Ice cubes

Method

  • Make a combination of the Gentleman’s Jack with the Angostura Bitters in a tall glass and stir it well.
  • Layer the top with the ginger beer and add the ice cube. Garnish it with an orange slice and the drink is ready to serve.

The Green Destiny

This is the drink you surely want to have if spending a colorful evening is your plan. This mix is gorgeous, sweet but not too soft and strong that will set your mood for a great Saturday evening. So let us see how to create this beauty

 Ingredients

  • 45ml Jack Daniel
  • 15ml Triple Sec
  • 30ml Orange Juice
  • 15ml Lemon Juice
  • Splash of blue curacao, the blue liquor

Method

  • In a shaking glass combine the whiskey with the triple sec, orange juice, lemon juice, and ice and shake well
  • Fill up the serving glass with the stirred mix and crushed ice
  • Drizzle the blue curacao and garnish with strawberry slices

Tennessee Mule

This mix is the southern twist in the sturdy traditional Moscow Mule. The Moscow mule which is a famous ginger beer and vodka mix is blended with the smoothe Jack Daniels whiskey.

Popularly served in a copper mug because it keeps the drink cold for a long time without watering just like the Moscow Mule. Few steps to create this spicy and smooth  drink:

Ingredients

  • 50ml of Jack Daniels Old No.7
  • Ginger beer
  • Pinch of lime

Method

  • Fill 3/4th of a highball glass with cubed ice
  • Pour the whiskey over the ice
  • Add the ginger beer and stir it nicely
  • Now the add the lime wedge to garnish

Cherry Whiskey Smash

The blossoming, tart, juicy Cherry, hit on the smooth Jack and a hint of sweetness added by the Almond Amaretto is a  sight to behold. This is the drink which goes down smoothly without much effort. Let us create the beauty.

 Ingredients

  • 30ml of Jack Daniel
  • 15ml of ginger beer
  • 15ml of amaretto
  • Ice
  • 4 cherries, preferable the maraschino
  • 60 ml of cherry cola
  • 15ml of cherry juice

Method

  • Take a cocktail shaker, pour the beverages and the cherry juice and shake well
  • Pour the shake over ice. Use the cherry cola as the topping
  • Serve with extra cherries as per preference

Jack Daniels Manhattan

This drink is the most common and popularly served in the queue. It is a standard drink at most of the cocktails serving places.

So what happens when Tennessee’s Jack roams around the bars of New York? The innovation of different exquisite mixes of the classic drink is witnessed. Like the Rob Roy which is a premium mix of the whiskey and the sweet vermouth. Let us take a look at the steps:

Ingredients

  • 50ml of Jack Daniel’s Old No.7
  • 15ml of vermouth
  • 2 dashes of Angostura bitters
  • Orange peel for a slight hint

 Method

  • Take a cocktail mixing glass and fill it half with cubed ice
  • Now add all the ingredients and stir it well for 10 seconds
  • Here comes the tricky part! Rub the orange peel around the rim of the glass properly because the citric taste is the first you taste while sipping the drink
  • Pour the mix in the glass and add a dark cherry to garnish

The  Jack O Lantern

Here comes the spookiest in the list, a great way to kickstart your holidays. This is the  Manhattan mix with the flavor of apples, pumpkins and fall spices. So, enjoy the winters cozying around the fireplace with your favorite novel and the Jack O Lantern drink. Let’s get it working, for you:-

Ingredients

  • 2 orange slices
  • 59 ml of Jack Daniels
  • 44 ml of Simple Syrup
  • 44ml of lemon Juice
  • 14ml of Chambord which is the raspberry liqueur

Method

  • Toss an orange slice, and the mint leaves into shaking can
  • Add the whiskey, Simple Syrup, and the lemon juice with ice
  • Pour it into a martini glass
  • Descend the Chambord and garnish it with an orange slice

Blue Bandana Shots

Last in the list is simple and tasty Blue Bandana Shots. Perfect for spending a relaxing time with your mates along the pool or having a bigger pool party. This shooter is an exciting mix of whiskey, lime soda, lemon juice, and the blue curacao. Let’s go to the steps below:

 Ingredients

  • 15ml lemon juice
  • A dash of Blue Curacao
  • Lemon slice for garnishing
  • 30 ml of the whiskey
  • 30 ml of lemon lime soda

Method

  • In a mixing glass with ice in it, pour the whiskey, soda and the juice with a splash of the blue curacao and shake it well
  • Pour the shake into shot glasses and garnish with the lemon slice

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