What did the trendy cocktail say to the classic cocktail? “I’m glad that you’re Old Fashioned.” And … thank you, folks, that’s all for tonight!
Even if you know nothing about cocktails, chances are you’ve at least heard of an Old Fashioned. Made with just four ingredients – whiskey, sugar, Angostura bitters, and an optional (but recommended) orange peel or Luxardo cherry garnish – the Old Fashioned is up there with other cocktail greats like the Manhattan, Negroni, and Sazerac.
It’s super simple to make, too, as is appropriate for a cocktail designed to highlight its main ingredient – whiskey!
Video! How to Make an Old Fashioned Cocktail
THE BEST WHISKEY FOR AN OLD FASHIONED
The best whiskey for an Old Fashioned is … the whiskey you like! Many reputable mixologists and cocktail enthusiasts have opined on whether you…