9. Old Fashioned

Traditional drinks like the Old Fashioned beautifully marry sweetness, a little sourness and little bitterness.

This drink really lives up to its name, which was said to be coined back in the late 1800’s!

Enjoy this lively balance of flavors at your favorite bar or restaurant or keep ingredients on hand to enjoy the sophisticated blends at home anytime!


2 dashes aromatic bitters

½ tsp sugar dissolved with water and bitters

1½ oz of bourbon

1 cherry

1 orange slice

1 lemon wedge


Fill glass with ice.

Add cherry, orange slice, and lemon wedge.

Pour in bourbon.

Serve in a rocks glass over ice.

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