All 7 Four Horsemen Cocktails | Ingredients & Recipe

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Apurva Sethi
Apurva is a fashion and food enthusiast. She chose fashion as her career and food as her passion. She is greatly fond of trying out new cuisines at different places and making them at home, in her own style. She also loves to seek and learn new things about the food industry constantly. So, here she is, to share her easy-peasy ways of cooking.

Have you ever wondered what will happen if you just put all your favorite whiskeys and put all of them in one shot glass and gulp it down?

You’ll get a very strong drink that combines four varieties of whiskey and the drink is called Four Horsemen. There are multiple variations of the Four Horsemen like The Original Four Horsemen, Four Horsemen in a Boat, Four Horsemen and Hell Follows, Four Horsemen Go Hunting, Four Horsemen Go to Sea, Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, and Flaming Four Horsemen.

But when order a Four Horsemen in a bar, you are most likely to get J: Jim Beam, John Jameson, Johnnie Walker, and Jack Daniel. It is also the most famous variation of the drink as well. Some people also refer to the drink as the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse.

But making any of the Four Horsemen Drinks is not the toughest job in the world. So in this article, I will tell you how you can prepare all the Four Horsemen cocktails at home. From ingredients to the recipe, you’ll find everything in this article.

So let’s check out the ingredients and the recipes of all these drinks one-by-one.

1) The Original Four Horsemen

Ingredients

  • 1/4 ounce Jim Beam bourbon
  • 1/4 ounce Jack Daniels whiskey
  • 1/4 ounce Johnnie Walker scotch
  • 1/4 ounce Jose Cuervo gold tequila

Serving Instructions

Serve neat (no ice).

2) Four Horsemen in a Boat

Ingredients

  • 1/4 ounce Jim Beam bourbon
  • 1/4 ounce Jack Daniels whiskey
  • 1/4 ounce Johnnie Walker scotch
  • 1/4 ounce Jose Cuervo gold tequila
  • 1/4 ounce Grand Marnier

Serving Instructions

Combine in a lowball glass and serve neat.

3) Four Horsemen and Hell Follows

Ingredients

  • 1/4 ounce Jim Beam bourbon
  • 1/4 ounce Jack Daniels whiskey
  • 1/4 ounce Johnnie Walker scotch
  • 1/4 ounce Jose Cuervo gold tequila
  • 1/4 ounce Everclear

Serving Instructions

Combine in a lowball glass and serve neat.

4) Four Horsemen Go Hunting

Ingredients

  • 1/4 ounce Jim Beam bourbon
  • 1/4 ounce Jack Daniels whiskey
  • 1/4 ounce Johnnie Walker scotch
  • 1/4 ounce Jose Cuervo gold tequila
  • 1/4 ounce Wild Turkey

Serving Instructions

Combine in a lowball glass and serve neat.

5) Four Horsemen Go to Sea

Ingredients

  • 1/4 ounce Jim Beam bourbon
  • 1/4 ounce Jack Daniels whiskey
  • 1/4 ounce Johnnie Walker scotch
  • 1/4 ounce Jose Cuervo gold tequila
  • 1/4 ounce Captain Morgan

Serving Instructions

Combine in a lowball glass and serve neat.

6) Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

Ingredients

  • 1/2 ounce Jim Beam bourbon
  • 1/2 ounce Jack Daniels whiskey
  • 1/2 ounce Johnny Walker scotch
  • 1/2 ounce Jose Cuervo gold tequila
  • 1/2 ounce Jagermeister
  • 1-ounce pineapple juice
  • 2 ounces sweet and sour

Serving Instructions

  • Fill a cocktail shaker half full with ice.
  • Add the liquor, juice, sweet & sour.
  • Shake well.
  • Strain into a highball glass.

7) Flaming Four Horsemen

Ingredients

  • 1/4 ounce Jim Beam bourbon
  • 1/4 ounce Jack Daniels whiskey
  • 1/4 ounce Johnnie Walker scotch
  • 1/4 ounce Jose Cuervo gold tequila
  • 1/4 ounce Bacardi 151 or Everclear

Serving Instructions

  • Each part is poured into its own shot glass in a row.
  • Then each part is poured with an easily flammable liquor (such as Bacardi 151 or Everclear) poured across all four glasses in a line.
  • Lighting one side should send the flames across all four glasses, which are then blown out and drunk. (Use caution when handling fire)

How to Make Four Horsemen Cocktail at Home | Video

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