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Rye Smash

Cool down with this simple and classic whiskey drink.


  • 2 Fresh mint leaves
  • 2 Lemon wedges
  • 3/4 oz Stirrings Simple Syrup
  • 1 oz Water
  • 1 1/2 oz Rye whiskey
  • Garnish: mint sprig


  1. In a shaker, muddle the mint, lemon, simple syrup and water.

  2. Add the rye and fill with ice.

  3. Shake, and strain into an Old Fashioned glass filled with fresh crushed ice.

  4. Garnish with a sprig of mint.