WHISKY COCKTAIL: The Old-fashioned


The old-fashioned is one of the oldest mixed drinks in the cocktail world. The name comes from the way it is made, with people heading to cocktail bars and requesting for their drink to be created in the ‘old fashioned way’ hence the Old-fashioned cocktail.

Old Fashioned Ingredients

  • 60ml of Scotch Whisky or Bourbon
  • 1/2 teaspoon sugar
  • 2 dashes of Angostura bitters
  • 1 teaspoon water
  • Garnish: orange peel and a cherry

How To Make

Step.1: Put the sugar, bitters and water in a small tumbler. Mix until the sugar dissolves if using granulated. 

Step 2: Fill your glass with ice and stir in the whisky.

Step 3: Garnish with the orange peel and cherry.

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