Old Fashioned

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INGREDIENT

  • 1 Sugar cube (or 1 tsp. sugar or 1/4 oz. of simple syrup)
  • Splash of soda water if using sugar cube or sugar
  • 2 to 3 dashes Angostura bitters if using simple syrup
  • 2 oz. Bourbon or rye

Directions

If using a sugar cube or sugar: Muddle sugar cube or sugar in a double rocks glass with Angostura bitters and a small splash of soda water until dissolved. Add whiskey and ice (an oversized cube if available) and stir well. Garnish with a lemon or orange peel.

If using simple syrup: In a double rocks glass, swirl simple syrup and bitters. Add whiskey and ice (an oversized cube if available) and stir well. Garnish with a lemon or orange peel.