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5 Best Jameson Orange Recipes & Mixed Drinks (2023 Updated)

Last Updated on December 28, 2022 by Lydia Martin

Inspired by the Old-Fashioned flavor profile, Jameson Orange is crafted by blending the natural orange flavoring and the signature Jameson’s thrice-distilled Irish whiskey. 

But Jameson Orange is more like an orange liqueur, and if we say “liqueur,” it means it pairs well with various drinks. 

If you’re ready to try this new release, here are the best Jameson Orange recipes you shouldn’t miss out on. 

Top 5 Jameson Orange Recipes You Need To Try

1. Jameson Orange Mule

Jameson Orange Bottle and a cocktail drink with ice on top of a table

Instead of vodka, using Jameson Orange will create a drink fortified by a tangy, citrusy flavor with enough sweetness for an excellent balance. 

Prep Time: 2 mins

Total Time: 2 mins

Ingredients:

  • 5 oz ginger beer
  • One ⅔ oz Jameson Orange
  • Two dashes of Angostura bitters  

Instructions: In your mule mug, mix all the ingredients over ice. Then, garnish it with an orange wheel. 

Serving: 1

2. Sour Creamsicle

Man Holding Glass of Jameson Orange Sour Creamsicle Cocktail Drink

This drink is a fun and refreshing mix that combines the sweet and sour flavors of a Jameson Orange with lime juice and tangerine.

Prep Time: 2 mins

Total Time: 2 mins 

Ingredients: 

  • ¾ oz Licor 43
  • ½ oz lime juice
  • 1 oz tangerine juice
  • 2 oz Jameson Orange 

Instructions: In your cocktail glass, combine all the ingredients. Before serving, garnish with an orange wedge (or orange half-moon). 

Serving: 1

3. Jameson Orange & Lemonade

Man Holding Jameson Orange & Lemonade Glass Drink

Why deviate from citrus when there’s a perfect pair of refreshing lemonade and Jameson Orange? Try this cocktail recipe now to brighten up your day. 

“Citrus flavor profiles, particularly orange, have high appeal amongst spirits drinkers1, making it a perfect profile to complement the smoothness of Jameson.”

— Sona Bajaria, VP of Marketing, Jameson at Pernod Ricard USA

Prep Time: 3 mins

Total Time: 3 mins

Ingredients

  • An orange slice
  • Ice cubes 
  • 90ml lemonade
  • 35ml Jameson Orange 

Instructions: Fill your highball glass with ice cubes and pour in the Jameson Orange. Top it off with the lemonade and stir. Then, squeeze the orange slice into your glass. 

Serving: 1

4. Jameson Orange Old-Fashioned

Man Holding Jameson Orange Old-Fashioned Cocktail Glass Drink

Try the classic Old-Fashioned with Jameson Orange for a change. It will still give the Old-Fashioned excellent taste but with Jameson’s tasty flavors. 

Prep Time: 2 mins

Total Time: 2 mins

Ingredients: 

  • Ice cubes
  • An orange twist
  • Two dashes of Angostura bitters 
  • 50ml Jameson Orange 
  • 1 tsp Demerara sugar syrup

Instructions: In your cocktail glass, add ice and combine all the ingredients. Garnish the drink with the orange twist, and enjoy. 

Serving: 1

5. Heavenly Highball

Bottle of Jameson Orange and Heavenly Highball Cocktail Drink

Don’t be afraid to take on old favorites, and with the addition of Jameson Orange. Try this new Heavenly Highball cocktail that’s both refreshing and sweet.

Prep Time: 3 mins

Total Time: 3 mins

Ingredients: 

  • 3 oz soda
  • 1.5 oz Jameson Orange 
  • One dash of orange bitters
  • 1 oz Oloroso Cherry 

Instructions: Mix all the ingredients in the highball glass filled with ice. Then, garnish the drink with an orange twist or mint sprig, if desired. 

Serving: 1

FAQs 

What’s the best thing to mix with Jameson Orange?

The best thing to mix with Jameson Orange [1] includes lemon-lime soda, orange or lemon juice, and Triple Sec. When combined, it creates a citrusy taste with a refreshing feel that’s easy to drink. 

Can you drink Jameson Orange straight?

You can drink Jameson Orange straight, neat, over ice, or in various cocktails. Its citrusy and mellow flavor allows you to sip it straight without harsh or odd notes.  

What does Jameson Orange taste like?

The taste of Jameson Orange is exceptionally balanced, featuring aromatics, a powerful savory orange flavor with sweet vanilla hints (from whiskey).

It leaves a full yet soft mouthfeel with notes of orange zest, nuts, and sugary vanilla undertones. 

Is Jameson Orange a limited edition?

No, Jameson Orange is not a limited edition bottle. It has been widely available in the US since January 2022. It’s the newly released Jameson expression [2].

However, there are reports of Jameson Orange running out of shelves in the UK last year.  

How strong is Jameson Orange?

Jameson Orange is 60-proof or 30% ABV. It’s lighter than whiskey since it’s not really whiskey; it’s an orange liqueur. This new expression is less potent than Cointreau and Grand Marnier. 

Final Thoughts 

Now you know that Jameson has released a new expression capturing the real essence of orange, and when mixed with other ingredients, it creates a flavorful and delectable drink. 

Jameson Orange can now be an excellent substitute for some spirits in cocktails or any mixed drinks, particularly Old-Fashioned. 

There are many recipes to try with Jameson Orange.

It’s not just a versatile drink but an expression that embraces the amplifying appeal of flavored spirits while paying homage to the classic. 

References:

  1. https://finance.yahoo.com/news/jameson-orange-most-refreshing-way-180017192.html 
  2. https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/jameson-irish-whiskey-releases-new-jameson-orange-a-refreshing-twist-to-the-celebrated-irish-whiskey-portfolio-301459187.html 

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