Whiskey and Root Beer, Jack Daniels and Root Beer, Lynchburg Beer…no matter what name you know it by, you know this is a really delicious cocktail. Best of all, it’s a really easy recipe to make.
What is a Whiskey and Root Beer?
Whiskey and Root Beer joins a long line of delicious cocktails that blend your favorite liquor with a soft drink. The signature spices in Root Beer blend effortlessly with the smoky taste found in Jack Daniels Tennessee Whiskey.
If you are already a fan of the Whiskey and Coke, this is just different enough that you will enjoy the variety. Who knows, you may even find a new favorite drink.
Other Soft Drink Mixers
Root Beer is not the only soft drink that goes well in a mixed drink. You can also use Coca-Cola, Sprite, and Ginger Ale for a quick and simple highball cocktail.
If you’re ready to make a delicious Jack Daniels and Root Beer aka Lynchburg Beer, lets get to it!
How to make this drink:
Whiskey and Root Beer is super simple to make because it only involves two ingredients; Jack Daniels (or your favorite bourbon or whiskey) and your favorite Root Beer (we prefer A&W).
Whiskey And Root Beer aka Lynchburg Beer
- highball glass
- bar spoon
- (Optional) Mixing tumbler
- 2 oz Jack Daniels or your favorite bourbon or whiskey
- 4 oz Root Beer
- 1 lime wedge garnish
- Fill highball glass with ice
- Add in 2 oz of Jack Daniels
- Top off with Root Beer (approximately 4 oz)
- Stir gently with bar spoon
- Garnish with lime wedge