Old Fashioned

Requires no introduction.

Data

  • Served in old fashioned
  • 45% ABV
  • Garnish with Orange slice, cherry

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Ingredients

Whiskey Bourbon or rye whiskey x 4.5cl 1.5oz
Sugar cube
Angostura bitters
Use ounces
Use centiliters

Directions

  1. Place sugar cube in old fashioned glass and saturate with bitters, add a dash of plain water. 2. Muddle until dissolve.
  2. Fill the glass with ice cubes.
  3. Add whisky.

Information

To dive into the Old Fashioned with any depth can seem like a fool's errand: at this point it's less of a cocktail and more of a template as to how to dress up a whiskey with sugar and bitters.

Thrillist has a fun writeup on the drink's history.

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