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Old Fashioned Cocktail

Everyone should know how to make this classic cocktail. Old Fashioneds are easy to make and timeless.


  • 1 sugar cube
  • 2-3 dashes bitters
  • 1 1/2 ounces bourbon or rye whiskey
  • ice cubes
  • 1-2 inches orange peel


  1. Place sugar cube in a rocks glass.
  2. Drop bitters onto the sugar cube, then mash it into pieces with a muddler or strong spoon.
  3. Add bourbon (or rye) and ice cubes; stir until the sugar is mostly dissolved.
  4. Garnish with orange peel.

By: Hilary Meyer

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