Easy Irish Whiskey Cocktail

May 13, 2021

Make your special days or dinners enjoyable with Irish Whiskey Punch. This cocktail, which you can prepare hot or cold, is a great drink blended with the delicious aroma of Irish Whiskey.

Irish Whiskey Cocktail is a recipe with a high alcohol content and sweet and sour flavors. It has a taste that is not too heavy. Depending on the Irish whiskey you prefer in the recipe, you can obtain a fruity, spicy, or smoky aroma. A cocktail in which you can taste whiskey while feeling these aromas ...

If you are a whiskey lover you are going to love this punch. You can make it for your house parties or just for a movie night at home. Even people who don't like whiskey maybe into this one. Maybe don't tell them the ingredients before they try it. Pamper yourself with this drink with your loved ones. Bon Appetit.

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Taste Score: %93
Difficulty Easy
Servings 8 people
Preparation 5 mins
Cooking 0 mins
Total 5 mins

Tips

  • When using the punch bowl, be careful not to crack the glass. Make sure that the bowls you use for this are heat resistant.
  • To keep the drink warm, keep it in the pot on a low heat.
  • You can use cinnamon sticks to soften the taste of the punch drink.
  • You can also prepare the recipe with green or black tea water instead of hot water. If you wish, you can use equal amounts of both hot water and tea.
  • You can also use green tea instead of black tea in the recipe. For this, let the green tea bags steep for about 10 minutes.
  • You can serve it with mint leaves.

Ingredients

Directions

  1. Combine whiskey, tea, clementine juice, lemon juice, Oleo Saccharum, Angostura bitters, and 1 1/2 tsp. nutmeg in a large bowl or pitcher
  2. Cover and chill 3 - 8 hours.
  3. Strain into a punch bowl and add several lemon and orange wheels and 4 cups ice.
  4. Serve punch in cups over ice garnished with nutmeg.

Oleo Saccharum Recipe

Oleo Saccharum

Oleo Saccharum Ingredients

Oleo Saccharum Directions

  • Remove zest from lemons and orange in wide strips with a vegetable peeler, leaving white pith behind. Toss with sugar in a medium bowl, cover, and let sit at least 3 hours and up to 1 day (flavor will intensify with time).
  • Strain into an airtight container, pressing on solids to extract as much oil as possible; discard zest. Cover oil and chill.
  • Nutrition Facts
    Serving Size 1 Irish Whiskey Cocktail
    Serves 8
    Amount Per Serving
    Calories184
    % Daily Value*
    Sodium 21 mg0.9%
    Potassium 279 mg5.9%
    Protein 1.5 g3%
    Total Fat 0.5 g0.6%
    *The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

    What is Punch?

    Punch is the general name given to alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverages that contain fruit or fruit juice. Punch is usually served in punch bowls. Drinks served in these large bowls contain natural fruit or berry flavor.

    The word Punch means ‘five’ in Hindi. This word is thought to refer to five ingredients used in beverages: alcohol, sugar, lemon juice, water, and spices.

    What is Irish Whiskey?

    Irish Whiskey is made from yeast fermented malted grains (corn, wheat, barley). Irish Whiskey, obtained by distillation, is a light and smooth drink. Irish whiskey is produced entirely in Ireland. Its alcohol ratio is at least 40%.

    What Is The Difference Between Scotch And Irish Whiskey?

    Irish Whiskey and Scotch Whiskey are made by the distillation method. Both are fermented with barley. Irish Whiskey has triple distillation, while Scotch Whiskey is distilled twice. This Whiskey is made from malted barley while Irish Whiskey is made from a combination of matte and non-malted barley.

    In summary, these two types of whiskey have similarities and differences. We can say that the characteristics that distinguish these two whiskeys from each other are taste, production (distillation) and density.

    How to Make Hot Irish Whiskey Punch?

    If you want to make a Hot Irish Whiskey Cocktail recipe, add whiskey, water, tea, sugar and other ingredients in a medium pot. Heat the mixture for 10 minutes, stirring constantly, over medium-low heat. After the sugar melts well, take the pot off the heat. Transfer to heat resistant punch bowls. Serve by adding mint and cinnamon sticks.

    What Are The Best Brands of Irish Whiskey?

    The Best Irish Whiskey Brands with different flavors are:

    • Jameson Irish Whiskey
    • Bushmills Irish Whiskey
    • Connemara Irish Whiskey
    • Kilbeggan Irish Whiskey
    • Green Spot Irish Whiskey

    How To Store Irish Whiskey?

    In general, when storing whiskey bottles, keep them in a cool place. Variable temperature can cause the liquid in the bottle to expand. This can damage the fungus. Avoid areas with direct sunlight. Whiskey exposed to the sun for a long time may taste altered. Keep it straight. Although wines can be stored horizontally, this is not the case with whiskey. Place the bottle flat on the rack to prevent the cork from splintering.

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