Classic Old Fashioned Cocktail

Southern Kitchen
The Old Fashioned

Serves: 1

Hands On Time: 5 minutes

Total Time: 5 minutes


2 ounces bourbon

1/2 ounce simple syrup

2 dashes Angostura bitters

1 large ice cube

Orange slice, for garnish

Maraschino cherry, for garnish


In a rocks glass, combine the bourbon, simple syrup and bitters. Add the ice cube and use a bar spoon to stir until the drink is well chilled, about 30 seconds. Garnish with the orange and cherry. Serve.

Photo: Ramona King