Warm Old-Fashioned Cocktail Recipe

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Warm Old-Fashioned Cocktail Recipe

Ideally suited for a cold winter night, this drink will serve as a great way to warm up the evening with a drink that will satisfy your thirst. In this recipe, bourbon is used as the base, which is a great option for a warm whiskey cocktail. It’s nice to accompany it with old-fashioned ingredients like a sugar cube soaked in bitters, an orange, and a cherry. A warm beverage like this, however, comes into being as soon as the hot water hits the mix. A warm old-fashioned can be made with just about any kind of whiskey (bourbon or another style). can even enjoy it more with a high-proof, really robust whiskey or any of the fantastic rye whiskeys on the market today.

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The strength of Warm Old-Fashioned Cocktail Recipe is 6 out of 10.



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Nutrition (calories per serving)

The estimated calories of Warm Old-Fashioned Cocktail Recipe is 154 calories per serving.

Preparation time (minutes)

The time it takes to create Warm Old-Fashioned Cocktail Recipe is 5 minutes.

Tools needed

  • Muddler


  • Old-fashioned glass

Ingredients (ML/OZ)

  • 2 dashes aromatic bitters
  • 1 sugar cube
  • 1 1/2 ounces bourbon whiskey
  • 1 1/2 ounces warm water
  • 1 orange slice
  • 1 splash club soda
  • 1 maraschino cherry
  • Ice cubes

Steps to Make It

  • Put the sugar cub and aromatic bitters into an old-fashioned glass.
  • Add the cherry, soda., and orange slice, then muddle the ingredients.
  • Remove the remnants of the fruits from the glass.
  • Add the bourbon whiskey and warm water.
  • If desired, orange slice may be added as garnish.
  • Serve and enjoy.

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