December 2021

Smoked Old Fashioned

Kick back and relax with this slightly smoked smooth sipper. The Smoked Old Fashioned is reminiscent of what we would imagine an avant-garde New York jazz club in the 80s to feel like: boozy, musky, savoury, and the instigator of fantastic conversation.

Tools

Jigger (substitute with measuring spoons)

Bar spoon (substitute with a regular spoon)

Mixing glass (substitute with a mason jar)

Lighter

Ingredients

2 oz Bourbon

1/4 oz Demerara Syrup

4 Full Droppers of Orange Tree Bitters

Garnish: Cinnamon Stick & Rosemary

Method

1. Select a Rocks or Double Old Fashioned glass.

2. Using a lighter, light the cinnamon stick until it begins to create smoke.

3. Place smoking cinnamon stick on a flat surface (e.g. plate/cutting board).

4. Place the glass face down over top of the cinnamon stick to allow the glass to smoke while you build your cocktail.

5. Add bourbon, demerara syrup, and orange tree bitters to a mixing glass.

6. Add ice and stir for 20 seconds.

7. Strain over fresh ice into the cinnamon smoked cocktail glass.

8. Garnish with a sprig of rosemary.

9. Instagram and share your beautiful cocktail with @wearecocktail.club.