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Ward Eight

Ward Eight

The Ward Eight, a turn-of-the-20th century concoction, is one of Boston’s major contributions to craft cocktails.
Prep Time 4 minutes
Total Time 4 minutes
Course Appetizer, Cocktail, Pre-dinner
Cuisine American
Servings 1 Drink


  • Shaker
  • Cocktail glass
  • Strainer


  • 2 ounces Rye Whiskey
  • 1/2 ounce lemon juice freshly squeezed
  • 1/2 ounce orange juice freshly squeezed
  • 2 tsp grenadine
  • 2 cherries garnish


  • Add the rye whiskey, lemon and orange juice and grenadine to a shaker with ice and shake until well-chilled.
  • Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
  • Garnish with speared cherries.
Keyword Alcohol, American, Cocktails, grenadine, Rye, Whiskey, Whiskey Sour