Amaretto sours with cherries in dish

Sour cocktail recipes

Try making our favourite sour cocktail recipes at home, from the classic amaretto sour to fruity twists on the traditional.

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Combine amaretto, lemon, egg white and cherries with ice for a classic amaretto sour. A great cocktail to impress guests at a dinner party 

10 mins
Easy
9 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Dust off that cocktail shaker and mix yourself – or your dinner party guests – a classic whiskey sour. You can make it without egg white, but it won't be as silky

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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Treat yourself to the classic cocktail brandy sour. With lemon juice and egg white, it's silky smooth and delicious. Serve with a slice of lemon and cherry

5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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Tantalise your guests' tastebuds with this delicious toffee apple sour. It's a perfect cocktail for a grown-up Halloween party or a Bonfire Night treat

5 mins
Easy
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A modern version of the classic sour cocktail, this is the ultimate Christmas drink. Salted caramel and Icelandic vodka make an irresistible mix

20 mins
More effort
Gluten-free
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Sweet, sour and summery - this fruity Peruvian cocktail is made with fresh mango and root ginger

20 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
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Looking for an Easter cocktail with all the spices of the season? This twist on an Amaretto sour has a splash of orange juice and a dusting of cinnamon to give you Simnel cake in a glass

15 mins
Easy
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

This classic bourbon cocktail takes a festive turn with a splash of orange juice and edible gold glitter - perfect for Christmas parties

10 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
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These fruity cocktails are short and sharp, with frozen cranberries, orange liqueur, Disaronno, lime juice and maple syrup

10 mins
Easy
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If you love coffee cocktails, try our festive sour. Seasonal favourites like warming cinnamon, aromatic cloves and spiced rum go well with a deep coffee hit

7 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
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