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Whiskey Me Away Whiskey Cocktail

The Whiskey Me Away Whiskey Cocktail is a simple cocktail perfect for those nights where you just need whisked away.
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 1


For the Brown Sugar Whiskey Simple Syrup

  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup Whiskey

For the Cocktail

  • 1-2 shots whiskey simple syrup
  • 2 ounces whiskey
  • 8 ounces dark roasted coffee brewed
  • frothed milk or whipped cream optional
  • additional brown sugar for garnish optional


  • Combine both ingredients in a small saucepan. Bring to a soft boil over medium high heat, stirring continuously. Once sugar is dissolved, remove from heat and let stand until ready for use.
  • Place whiskey simple syrup and whiskey in a coffee cup. Pour dark roasted coffee over and stir until combined, and a nice caramel color. Top with frothed milk or whipped cream. Sprinkle brown sugar over the whipped topping. Serve warm.


Note: To store simple syrup, allow to cool then pour into a glass jar, cover and refrigerate.