Cocktail lexicon

Old Fashioned | Cocktail

  • 50 ml bourbon
  • 2 dashes Angostura Bitters
  • 1 dash orange bitters
  • 1 bar spoon sugar
  • Orange peel

This is how it is prepared Old Fashioned Cocktail:

To begin, chill an ice glass with ice and soda water. Add 1 bar spoon of sugar to the mixing glass. Add 2 dashes Angostura bitters and 1 dash orange bitters. Muddle to blend the sugar into a paste. Add the bourbon to the mixing glass and fill the rest of the glass with ice. Stir with a bar spoon for at least 20 seconds. Top with ice and taste. Pour ice into a glass with ice cubes and strain the drink into the glass. Add orange zest to the glass and twist into the drink.

Did they know?

The name Old Fashioned refers to the age of combinations, because it is perhaps the first drink that was called a cocktail.

Old Fashioned Cocktail