Whisky Smash


  • 2 ounces Rye Whisky
  • 3/4 ounce Fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 ounce simple syrup {or demerara syrup}
  • 7 basil leaves, plus more for garnish
  • 3 dashes Dillon's Aromatic Bitters
  • Lemon wheel, for garnish


1. Add all ingredients to a shaker, add ice and shake for 10-15 seconds.

2. Double strain the cocktail into a rocks glass and top with crushed ice.

3. Garnish with basil and lemon wheel and enjoy!