How to Make a Widow’s Cork Cocktail

Widow’s Cork Cocktail is a simple but very refreshing drink. It derives its unique name from where its two main ingredients are made.

The Jameson Irish Whiskey, main ingredient of the drink, is prepared inside the fifty mile radius of Ireland. Make sure to keep the quality in mind while selecting both ingredients as they determine the taste of the final product – Widow’s Cork Cocktail. This recipe is very simple to make as it is just a matter of mixing Jameson Whiskey and amaretto.

Read the super easy steps described below and try your own Widow’s Cork Cocktail at home.

Preparation Time: 2 to 5 minutes

Serving Size: 01

Utensils: Bar Spoon, Old Fashioned Cocktail Glass


– 2 oz Jameson Whiskey
– 1 oz Amaretto
– Lemon Peel for Garnishing – Optional
– Cracked Ice or Ice Cubes


  • 1

    Take an old fashioned cocktail glass and fill it with cracked ice or ice cubes.

  • 2

    Gently pour 2 oz of Jameson Whiskey and 1 oz of Amaretto into the glass.

  • 3

    Grab a bar spoon and give the liquors a slight stir until both of the ingredients mix well and chill completely.

    Note: Once you stir the ingredients, sip it in order to find out either they are mixed well or not.

  • 4

    Place spiral lemons peel on the side of the glass and enjoy it! We are sure that the flavor of Widow’s Cork Cocktail will delight your tongue and warm the belly, leaving you ready for another one.

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