The bartenders in the tasting room at the Bendistillery in Bend, Ore., are a band of “Star Wars”-loving devotees. This simple but potent whiskey-centric sipper pays tribute to the fiery temperament of Kylo Ren and his take-no-prisoners style of sabering with its ample use of spicy rye and puckery lime juice.
This recipe originally appeared as part of “May the Fourth Be with You with These 4 'Star Wars' Cocktails.”
- 2 oz Crater Lake rye whiskey
- 1/4 oz Fresh lime juice
- Club soda, to top
- Garnish: Lime twist
Combine the whiskey and juice in a rocks glass with ice.
Top with the club soda.
Garnish with a lime twist.