Rock-and-Rye-Cocktail
Rock and Rye Cocktail
This Rock and Rye Cocktail started out as a medicine remedy in the early 20th century. Do you have any ails that need healing?
Rock-and-Rye-Cocktail
Rock and Rye Cocktail
This Rock and Rye Cocktail started out as a medicine remedy in the early 20th century. Do you have any ails that need healing?
Servings Prep Time
6servings 10minutes
Cook Time
0minutes
Servings Prep Time
6servings 10minutes
Cook Time
0minutes
Instructions
  1. Stir together rye whiskey, rock candy, cherry juice, cloves, star anise, and cinnamon and pour into a glass jar. Top with a lid and let steep at room temperature for 5 days.
  2. To serve pour the Rock and Rye into an iced glass. Add orange slices and cherries for garnish.
Recipe Notes

This recipe was originally a medicine in the early 20th century. While it might not have as many medicinal purposes today, it's still a fun drink to sip.

You can buy rock candy at a candy store or online. You can always substitute sugar cubes if needed.

Perfect Pairing

Serve this Rock and Rye with Zesty Salmon Fritters.