Old Fashioned

 

Circa 1806 – the first recorded ‘cocktail’

INGREDIENTS

2 oz Bourbon

1-2 Tbsp Laffite’s Gold Simple Syrup

3 dashes Angostura bitters

Garnish: orange peel and cherry

INSTRUCTIONS

Fill the glass with large ice cubes, add the bourbon, simple syrup and bitters, and gently stir to combine.

Express the oil of an orange peel over the glass, then drop in with cherry.