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Old Fashioned Cocktail

An Old Fashioned is a classic, booze-forward cocktail. This recipe makes an Old Fashioned that Don Draper would be proud of.
Prep Time3 mins
Total Time3 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Cocktail, Drink
Servings: 1 cocktail
Calories: 120kcal
Cost: 2


  • 1.5 oz Bourbon We prefer Maker's Mark
  • 4 dashes Angostura Bitters
  • 1.5 tsp Simple Syrup ( or .25 oz)
  • 1 Orange Peel for garnish


  • Fill mixing jar (or pint glass) with ice
  • Add bourbon, bitters, and simple syrup
  • Stir for about 15 second, cooling the mixture
  • Strain over a single large ice cube
  • Squeeze orange peel (skin facing towards drink), allowing the oils to land in your cocktail. Garnish with orange peel.