Gandy Dancer

Gandy Dancer recipe

Gandy Dancer Ingredients

Gandy Dancer Instructions

The Gandy Dancer is a classic cocktail that combines the flavors of bourbon, orange liqueur, and lemon juice. This refreshing drink is perfect for those who enjoy a balance of sweet and sour notes. Whether you're hosting a casual get-together or simply want to unwind after a long day, the Gandy Dancer is guaranteed to satisfy your taste buds.


  • Fill a shaker with ice.
  • Add 2 ounces of bourbon to the shaker.
  • Pour in 1 ounce of orange liqueur.
  • Squeeze the juice of half a lemon into the shaker.
  • Shake the mixture vigorously for about 10 seconds.
  • Strain the cocktail into a chilled glass.
  • Garnish with a lemon twist or orange peel, if desired.

And there you have it – a delicious Gandy Dancer cocktail ready to be enjoyed. The combination of bourbon, orange liqueur, and lemon juice creates a delightful flavor profile that is both smooth and refreshing. So grab your shaker, gather your ingredients, and get ready to mix up this classic cocktail. Cheers!

The Gandy Dancer is a versatile cocktail that can be enjoyed year-round. Its combination of flavors makes it a crowd-pleaser, whether you're sipping it at a summer barbecue or cozying up by the fire in the winter. Give it a try and discover why this classic cocktail has stood the test of time.

Best served in a Collins Glass.