Amaretto Sour Recipe

Recipe Category: Cocktail

Amaretto Sour Recipe


  • 1 1/2 ounces (3 tablespoons) amaretto
  • 1/2 ounce (1 tablespoon) bourbon whiskey
  • 1 ounce (2 tablespoons) lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon simple syrup or maple syrup
  • 1 egg white (optional)
  • 2 dashes Angostura bitters

For the garnish:

  • cocktail cherry, lemon slice


  1. Add the amaretto, bourbon, lemon juice, syrup, egg white, and bitters to a cocktail shaker without ice
  2. Shake for 15 seconds
  3. Add the ice to the cocktail shaker
  4. Shake again for 30 seconds
  5. Strain the drink into a glass; the foam will collect at the top
  6. Garnish with a cocktail cherry

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