Lynchburg Lemonade Cocktail Recipe

Lynchburg Lemonade Cocktail Recipe

The Lynchburg Lemonade is a member of the sours cocktail family and makes a cracking summer party drink. The Lynchburg Lemonade is a very simple cocktail to mix, as it requires just five ingredients and no specialist cocktail making equipment, making it perfect for novice cocktail makers.

History of the Lynchburg Lemonade

As the name suggests the Lynchburg lemonade cocktail originates from Lynchburg, Tennessee, in the USA. Lynchburg is not only the birthplace of this great cocktail, it is also the home of it’s most famour ingredient, Jack Daniels Tennessee Whiskey.

The Lynchbury lemonade was originally created back in 1980 by local restaurant owner Tony Mason, although it was the Jack Daniels Distillery’s sales representatives who, using it as a promotional tool for their whiskey, introduce the cocktail to a wider audience.

Since it’s first introduction the Lynchburg lemonade has become a very popular cocktail, which now appears on cocktail menus the whole world over.   The Lynchburg lemonade makes a very refreshing summer drink, perfect of cooling off on a hot summers day.

Ingridients

1 oz Jack Daniels Tennessee Whiskey

1 oz Sours Mix

1 oz Triple Sec

Juice of half a fresh lemon

4 oz Spite

Topped of with a good helping of ice.

Method

Pour all the ingridients into a 16oz and give it all a really good stir.

Top up the glass with ice and serve.

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gaby7, posted this comment on Jun 17th, 2012

a nice share here friend!

KittyK, posted this comment on Jun 17th, 2012

Sounds like a very refreshing cocktail – and with excellent history behind the name too!

GeorgiaGirl, posted this comment on Jun 17th, 2012

great summer drink

Hanh, posted this comment on Jun 17th, 2012

sounds great, i would love to try

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paulc488, posted this comment on Jun 18th, 2012

Glad you all like the recipe guys :)

Sunjhini, posted this comment on Jun 18th, 2012

sounds great :)

lonelyplanet, posted this comment on Jun 18th, 2012

I am speechless after reading this post.

Angelji, posted this comment on Jun 18th, 2012

seems this is easy to make..

paulc488, posted this comment on Jun 18th, 2012

It’s a great cocktails guys, give it a go :)

8Shei8, posted this comment on Jun 22nd, 2012

I am not a whiskey fan but that sounds good especially on a hot day

paulc488, posted this comment on Jun 22nd, 2012

Like you 8Shei8 im not the greatest Whiskey fan, but this cocktail is a cracker and well worth a try.

Kristie Claar, posted this comment on Aug 1st, 2012

Thanks for the share.

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