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The Old Fashioned

The Old Fashioned

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1/2 ounce simple syrup
2 brandied cherries
Orange twist
2 ounces bourbon
2 dashes Angostura bitters
1 large ice cube
Orange slice, for garnish


Place the simple syrup, one of the cherries and the orange twist in a rocks glass and muddle to meld the flavors. Stir in the bourbon and bitters and top with the ice cube. Garnish with the orange slice and second cherry. Serve.

About the recipe

This cocktail is one of the classics and still one of our favorites. You will need a rocks glass and a cocktail muddler for this drink.

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