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Old Fashioned Cocktail

Old Fashioned Cocktail
  • Prep 5 min
  • Total 5 min
  • Servings 1
It's easy to mix up a pitcher of these retro classic cocktails for your next party.
By Angie McGowan
Created July 31, 2012


  • 1/4 cup whiskey (2 oz)
  • 1 teaspoon simple syrup
  • 1 teaspoon water
  • 1/8 teaspoon aromatic bitters
  • Ice cubes
  • 1 orange slice
  • 1 maraschino cherry with stem


  • 1
    In lowball glass, mix whiskey, simple syrup, water and bitters. Add ice to fill glass. Garnish with orange slice and cherry.

  • Make a brandy Old-Fashioned by using brandy instead of whiskey.
  • A teaspoon of sugar or a sugar cube can be substituted for the simple syrup. First muddle the sugar or cube in the glass with the water and bitters before adding the whiskey.

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