Old Fashioned Classic Cocktail Recipe

Old Fashioned Classic Cocktail Recipe

The old fashioned is one of the most basic and perfect whiskey cocktails you can make. It’s called an Old Fashioned because it’s made in the style of the original cocktail, no frills, no gimmiks.

An old fashioned is traditionally made with Rye whiskey, sugar, bitters, a twist of orange, and ice in a standard rocks glass.

The appeal of an old fashioned is to have a drink which both tastes like whiskey, but is ‘easy to drink’. While you still taste the full force of the whiskey the harsh notes are eliminated and replaced with those more vibrant and sweet.
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Original Whiskey Sour Recipe

Original Whiskey Sour Recipe

Real men drink whiskey, but even real men enjoy something refreshing, cool and delicious on a hot summer’s day; enter the whiskey sour.

A classic whiskey sour is made from Rye, Lemon Juice, Sugar, bitters, and an egg white.

While you can find multiple Whiskey Sour recipes online, I’m of the opinion that things should never be made more complex than they need to be. At the same time you should never dumb something down, if you’re going to do something do it properly. Continue reading “Original Whiskey Sour Recipe” »