3/4 oz Lemon Juice
3/4 oz Simple Syrup
1 oz Rye Whiskey (Old Overholt)
Shake with ice, strain into a cocktail coupe, and garnish with a lemon wedge.
After my shift two Saturday nights ago, I reached for Sasha Petraske: Regarding Cocktails for a nightcap. There, I paused upon Joseph Schwartz's recipe for the Turnpike created at Milk & Honey. The name for this split spirits Sour refers to the highway that links New Jersey and Pennsylvania, the homes of Laird's and Monongehela-style rye whiskey, respectively. Overall, it was a formula and flavor combination that could do no wrong.