Old Fashioned

Requires no introduction.


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



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


  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.


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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