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medium clear glass filled with half moon ice cubes and brown liquid. Lime wheel and one cherry in glass

Whiskey and Coke

When it comes to cocktails, it doesn’t get more classic or more simple than this two-ingredient whiskey and coke! It’s sweet, bubbly, and with just a bit of spice.
Course Cocktail
Cuisine American
Keyword whiskey and coke
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1 servings
Calories 205kcal
Author Cindy Gordon | Vegetarian Mamma


  • 2 oz whiskey
  • 6 oz coca-cola or similar drink
  • lime wheel optional
  • maraschino cherry optional


  • Fill a glass with ice and add the whiskey.
    hand pouring whiskey into glass withe ice cubes
  • Top with coca-cola and garnish with a lime wheel and/or cherry. Enjoy immediately.
    hand pouring coke into class with whiskey and ice cubes


For mixing, you can’t go wrong with Makers Mark, Jack Daniels, or Jim Beam–but feel free to use your favorite whiskey.
I’m using classic coca-cola but you could use whatever flavor/kind you prefer–diet coke, coke zero, vanilla coke, etc.


Calories: 205kcal | Carbohydrates: 16g | Protein: 0.1g | Fat: 0.03g | Sodium: 7mg | Potassium: 4mg | Sugar: 15g | Calcium: 3mg | Iron: 0.2mg