2 oz Bourbon
1⁄2 oz Lemon juice
1⁄4 oz Orange juice
1 t Sugar
1⁄2 oz Red wine (as float)

Dissolve sugar in juices, add whiskey and shake. Strain into a coupe and float wine.


Other kinds of whiskey also work here, and actually the Washington Post has cognac as the base.


Reiner's twist on the 19th-century New York Sour is the addition of orange juice which David Wondrich says
"makes the drink."

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Picture of New York Stone Sour
Created by
Julie Reiner, New York, New York (USA)
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