Ginger Whiskey Soda

I’m thrilled to share my take on the classic Ginger Whiskey Soda recipe! With just a few simple ingredients, I’ve crafted a drink that exudes elegance and flavor. Join me in raising a glass to this delightful blend of whiskey and ginger ale – cheers to good times ahead!

Ginger Whiskey Soda served in a glass cup with a wedge of lime.

Why I Love This Recipe

What sets my Ginger Whiskey Soda apart is its simplicity and the genuine taste of Homemade Ginger Ale, elevating this classic cocktail to new heights! Crafted with care, it’s a delightful blend of smooth whiskey infused with the warmth of ginger and a hint of zesty lemon!

Perfect for anyone seeking an easy-to-make cocktail with a whiskey base, this drink is sure to impress with its vibrant flavors and effortless charm. Join me in raising a glass to this irresistible concoction – let’s savor every sip together!



  • Whiskey – Kentucky, Bourbon, Canadian, Irish, Scotch, Rye, or your favorite daily whiskey will all work.
  • Ginger Ale – homemade Ginger Ale Syrup made from real ginger. Can substitute with regular store-bought Canada Dry ginger ale.

Ginger whiskey soda served with a wedge of lime being stirred, top down shot.


Step 1 Prepare Ginger Ale and pour 1 part ginger ale with 1 part whiskey, serve over ice and stir.

Ginger whiskey soda served in a glass.

🥃 Serving Pro Tip

Serve your Ginger Whiskey Soda chilled in a Highball Glass and garnish it with a fresh Lime Wedge.

Recipe Variations

Elevate your cocktail game by swapping the ginger ale base for our homemade orange syrup to whip up an Orange Whiskey Soda. Or, for a straightforward alternative, opt for a timeless Highball Whiskey Soda by using plain sparkling water instead.

Ginger Whiskey Soda served in a glass cup with a wedge of lime.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I use a different type of whiskey in this recipe?

Yes, you can use your preferred bottle of whiskey in this recipe.

How long does it take to prepare the homemade ginger ale syrup?

Preparing homemade ginger ale syrup typically takes around 30 minutes from start to finish, with only 2-3 minutes needed for prep work.

Storage Tips

I recommend to consume the cocktail freshly made, as storing leftovers may lead to a decrease in carbonation over time.

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Watch How To Make It

Ginger Whiskey Soda served in a glass cup with a wedge of lime.

Ginger Whiskey Soda

Craft a refreshing Ginger Whiskey Soda with this easy recipe! Experience the perfect blend of smooth whiskey infused with zesty ginger flavors, ideal for any cocktail enthusiast. Elevate your drink game and savor every sip with this delightful homemade concoction!
4.70 from 13 votes
Course: Cocktail
Cuisine: Worldwide
Keyword: whiskey and ginger ale
Prep Time: 1 minute
Total Time: 1 minute
Servings: 1
Print Recipe
Calories: 10kcal


  • 2 oz Whiskey
  • 2 oz Ginger Ale


  • Gather all the ingredients.
    Ingredients to make ginger whiskey soda on the countertop.
  • Pour 1 part whiskey into a whiskey glass.
    Whiskey served in a glass.
  • Pour 1 part mixed ginger ale into the whiskey glass.
    Ginger whiskey soda served in a glass.


Calories: 10kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Sugar: 1g
*Values Based Per Serving
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