chive originals Learn to Make a Rusty Nail (Video) By: Chive Studios In: Videos, Interesting, Keep Calm Cocktail Apr 14, 2016 143 Liked! 102 Disliked 0 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter + 1 If you want to drink like your grandfather, this is the cocktail for you. It’s tough as, well, nails. Here’s the recipe for a Rusty Nail – 1.5 oz Scotch .5 oz Drambuie Combine both ingredients in a rocks glass over ice. Stir and serve.