October 2021

Spiced Tequila Old Fashioned

For those of us who need a bit more fire in our lives, the Spiced Tequila Old Fashioned is a solidly stiff option. It’s time to curl up by a roaring fire, catch up with old friends and take in this smooth sipper. Warming you from the inside out, this drink is perfect for a brisk October day.


Jigger (substitute with measuring spoons)

Bar spoon (substitute with a regular spoon)

Mixing glass (substitute with a mason jar)

Vegetable peeler


2 oz Tequila

1⁄3 oz Jalapeno Syrup

5 Full Droppers of Smoke & Oak Bitters

Garnish: Orange Zest & Candied Ginger


1. Scan Spotify code on recipe card to access playlist.

2. Combine tequila, jalapeno syrup, and bitters into a mixing glass.

3. Add ice and stir for 15 seconds.

4. Strain over fresh ice into a Rocks or Double Old Fashioned glass.

5. Peel a strip of orange zest and twist over cocktail to express the oils.

6. Gently run the orange peel around the lip of the glassware and place in the cocktail.

7. Garnish with a piece of candied ginger.

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