Agave-Thyme Whiskey Sour

A fresh take on a classic cocktail. In place of simple syrup, our crowd-sized recipe uses agave syrup infused with fresh thyme. High quality whiskey and a hit of bright, fresh lemon juice round out this party favorite. Recipe may be doubled.

Serves: 8Prep: 40 minutesCook: 1 minuteTotal: 41 minutes

Serves: 8


  • 1 cup Simple Truth Organic™ Blue Agave Light Golden Syrup
  • 5 large fresh thyme sprigs
  • 2 cups Jack Daniel’s® Tennessee Whiskey, chilled
  • 1 cup fresh lemon juice, chilled


  • Place syrup in a microwave-safe glass bowl; cover and microwave 1 minute or until hot. Stir in thyme sprigs. Cover and let steep 30 minutes. Remove and discard thyme sprigs. Cool to room temperature.
  • Transfer infused agave syrup to a pitcher. Add whiskey and lemon juice; stir well to combine. Chill until serving.
  • To serve, pour ½ cup whiskey sour over ice in a rocks glass. Garnish with lemon slices and thyme sprigs, if desired.