'Firecracker' Cocktail

by John Cusimano 3:00 AM, July 4, 2018

Aired July 4, 2018

Serves 1 cocktail

2 ounces cinnamon whisky, such as Fireball
1/4 ounce good quality (not the neon-red ones from the supermarket) maraschino cherry syrup from a jar of cherries (reserve cherries for garnish), recommended brand Luxardo
1 ounce freshly squeezed orange juice
Club soda, for topping


Shake ingredients with ice and strained into an ice filled rocks glass. Top with club soda and garnish with a maraschino cherries and an orange twist.


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