top of page
Search

Our favorite Old Fashioned Recipe

Thanks for checking out one of our favorites! When we aren't enjoying a classic Old Fashioned, we are helping people navigate their Medicare and health insurance options! Click the button below and we'll get in touch to make sure you are on the right track to a healthy retirement! Cheers!



The BEST Old Fashioned


Ingredients

  • 2 tsp simple syrup (made with turbinado sugar // see notes for method)

  • 3 dashes Angostura bitters

  • 3 dashes orange bitters

  • 1 large ice cube

  • 2 oz. bourbon

  • 1 piece orange peel

  • 1 whole cocktail cherry

Instructions

  • To a cocktail glass, add 2 tsp (2 bar spoons) of simple syrup (we prefer making our simple syrup with 1 part turbinado sugar and 1 part water — see notes for method).

  • Add 3 dashes Angostura bitters.

  • Add 3 dashes orange bitters.

  • Add a large ice cube to the glass.

  • Add 2 ounces (60 ml) of bourbon.

  • Stir, ideally for 1 minute and for at least 20 seconds.

  • Spritz an orange peel over the glass to release its oils. Then twist the peel and add to the glass.

  • Top with a cocktail cherry.

  • Cheers and repeat!

*To make simple syrup, add 1 part sugar (we prefer turbinado for complexity) and 1 part water to a small saucepan and heat over medium heat, stirring frequently until sugar is dissolved. Cool, pour into a jar or squeeze bottle, and use as instructed. Store leftovers in the refrigerator for up to 1 month.

16 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Our Favorite Salsa!

Thanks for checking out our favorite family salsa recipe that was our Grandma Joan's favorite recipe for using up tomatoes from the garden during canning season! We hope you enjoy your salsa! Before y

Three Sisters Stew

Did you know that in many cultures, squash, beans, and corn are grown together, eaten together, and celebrated together, as they are staples for a well-balanced, nutritious diet? Often referred to as

Diet, Exercise and Our Mental Health

What exactly is depression? Everybody has had moments when they feel sad or just down in the dumps. It’s when these feelings continue to linger, that it could point to a bigger problem. Depression can

Comments


bottom of page