Tartan Swizzle

Tartan Swizzle recipe

Tartan Swizzle Ingredients

  • (crushed) Ice

Tartan Swizzle Instructions

Tartan Swizzle: A Whisky Cocktail Recipe

If you're a fan of whisky and refreshing citrus flavors, then the Tartan Swizzle cocktail is the perfect drink for you. This delicious concoction combines the boldness of whisky with the tanginess of lime and the sweetness of simple syrup. It's a fantastic drink to enjoy on a warm summer evening or as a refreshing treat at any time of the year.


This cocktail requires a few simple ingredients:

  • Whisky - choose your favorite Scotch whisky or bourbon
  • Lime juice - freshly squeezed for the best flavor
  • Simple syrup - easy to make by mixing equal parts sugar and water
  • Ice - to keep your cocktail cool
  • Mint sprigs - for a hint of freshness and garnish


Follow these simple steps to create your own Tartan Swizzle cocktail:

  1. In a glass, combine 2 ounces of whisky, 1 ounce of lime juice, and 1/2 ounce of simple syrup.
  2. Add a handful of ice to the glass and use a swizzle stick or spoon to gently stir the ingredients together.
  3. Continue stirring until the glass becomes frosty on the outside.
  4. Garnish your cocktail with fresh mint sprigs for added aroma and visual appeal.
  5. Enjoy your Tartan Swizzle cocktail immediately and savor the delightful combination of flavors.

So, whether you're a whisky aficionado or simply looking for a refreshing and flavorful cocktail, give the Tartan Swizzle a try. It's a versatile drink that can be easily customized to your taste preferences. Cheers!

Best served in a Collins Glass.