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Old Fashioned Cocktail

Traditional Old Fashioned Cocktail

Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey, bitters, sugar cubes, orange wedge served on the rocks
Course Beverage
Cuisine American
Keyword Beverage, Bourbon,, Cocktail, Old Fashioned, Whiskey
Prep Time 4 minutes
Total Time 4 minutes
Servings 1 Drink
Calories 38kcal
Author Stacy Roman


  • 1 Muddler
  • 1 Stirring Utensil
  • 1 Old Fashioned Glass


  • 2 oz Bourbon Whiskey
  • 6 drops Bitters
  • 1 cube Sugar simple syrup can be used as an alternative
  • 1 wedge Orange
  • Ice


  • In a rock or old fashioned glass, place a sugar cube in the bottom
  • Shake the bitters over the cube so it soaks it up.
  • Now use the muller to crush the sugar cube
  • Add ice to the glass.
  • Pour Bourbon into the glass, stir
  • Squeeze the orange wedge into the drink, rub on the rim and toss it into the glass.
  • Garnish with an optional cherry and serve.


Calories: 38kcal | Carbohydrates: 5g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Sodium: 1mg | Potassium: 2mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 3g | Vitamin A: 2IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 1mg