Fresh & Light: Pisco Sour Cocktail

How to properly prepare this delicious cocktail

All great cocktails include a balance of sweet and sour, and this one is no different! Quick and easy to prepare, here's how to make a traditional Pisco Sour.

Pisco Sour served in a RIEDEL Drink Specific Glassware Sour glass


  • 6cl / 60ml / 2.03 fl. Oz. (US) pisco

  • 3cl / 30ml / 1.01 fl. Oz. (US) fresh lime juice

  • 2cl / 20ml / 0.68 fl. Oz. (US) sugar syrup

  • 1 egg white

  • Ice


Here's how


Step 1

Add all ingredients except ice to the shaker and shake well for 10 seconds.

Step 2

Add the ice cubes and shake vigorously again for 10 seconds.

Step 3

Strain the cocktail into a RIEDEL Sour glass using a Hawthorne Strainer to keep the egg white crown and your Pisco Sour is ready to serve!

RIEDEL Drink Specific Glassware Sour