The Whiskey A Go Go, a club on the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood, California opened in 1964 and was a springboard for many successful artists, including Van Halen, Mötley Crüe, Guns N’ Roses, The Doors and Led Zeppelin.
- 1 1/2 ounces whiskey
- 3/4 ounce lemon juice
- 3/4 ounce simple syrup
- 1 egg white (optional)
- Orange wheel, to garnish
- Maraschino cherry, to garnish
- Shake the whiskey, lemon juice, simple syrup and egg white in an ice-filled cocktail shaker.
- Strain the contents of the shaker into an ice-filled old-fashioned glass.
- Garnish with the orange wheel and maraschino cherry, and serve.