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What Is My Go-To Old Fashioned Recipe And Why?
Sometimes, the best old-fashioned recipe is one that puts a new twist on it. The next time you make an old fashioned, here are three simple ways to elevate your cocktail. First, try using rye whiskey. It will give you a nice, dry spice that helps balance out the sweeter elements of the cocktail. Next, add a sugar cube instead of simple syrup. Then, add a dash of soda to help the sugar dissolve. As the sugar dissolves, you’ll be rewarded with a sweeter cocktail. Finally, instead of just adding the traditional orange twist or peel, complement it with a lemon too. The citrus pairings will create a balance of sweetness and sharpness, for a combination of flavors you and your friends will love.