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Old Fashioned

This recipe makes an Old Fashioned cocktail. It's an adapted recipe based on the official recipe from the International Bartender Association.
Course Cocktails, Drinks
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1 drink


  • 6 cl Bourbon See recommendations below
  • 4 dashes Angostura Bitters
  • 2 tsp Brown Sugar
  • 1 cl Sparkling Mineral water
  • 3 Ice cubes
  • 1 slice Orange


  1. Take a a Whiskey glass or at least short wide glass
  2. Fill it with two teaspoons of brown sugar.
  3. Saturate the sugar with 4 dashes of Angostura bitters.
  4. Fill in 1 cl of sparkling mineral water and stir briefly.
  5. Fill the glass with ice cubes. Start stirring and fill in the Whiskey. Keep stirring for a few moments.
  6. Serve with a slice of a fresh orange.
    old fashioned cocktail in glass

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