The Cocktail Collection

If you enjoy experimenting with your whisky beyond the ice-no ice debate, then grab your glassware and garnishes for these select cocktail recipes.


The Macallan’s Summer Cocktails

The Macallan provided these twists on classic cocktail recipes for National Scotch Whisky Day on July 27 using The Macallan Double Cask 12 and 15 Years Old.

The Macallan Three W’s (Wisdom, Wine, & Whisky)

25ml  Double Cask 12 Years Old

10ml Oloroso syrup

2 dashes of orange bitters

Champagne to top up

Serve in a champagne flute

The Macallan Old Fashioned

50ml Double Cask 12 Years Old

1 Sugar cube

2 dashes of orange bitters

Clear ice

Combine sugar bitters and The Macallan into a mixing glass. Stir over ice until chilled and strain into a rocks glass over a clear block of ice. Garnish with an orange twist.

The Macallan Sour

50ml Double Cask 15 Years Old

20ml lemon juice

10ml brown sugar syrup

Egg white

Oloroso sherry float

Shake all ingredients except the sherry into an ice filled shaker. Strain into glass over ice. Using a bar spoon, slowly layer the sherry over the top of the cocktail.

Published July 13, 2023