Cocktail & Other Recipes By Spirit Rye Whiskey Cocktails

Ward Eight

The Ward Eight, a turn-of-the-20th-century concoction, is one of Boston's major contributions to mixology.


  • 2 oz Rye whiskey
  • 1/2 oz Lemon juice
  • 1/2 oz Orange juice
  • 2 tsp Grenadine
  • 2 Speared cherries, for garnish


  1. Add all the ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice.

  2. Shake, strain into a chilled cocktail glass, and garnish with 2 speared cherries.