Old fashioned cocktail recipe | Waitrose

'Sophisticated, smooth yet surprisingly refreshing, the old fashioned is my choice for this New Year’s Eve. Perfect to make for small gatherings of friends serve with squares of very dark chocolate or ginger cake.'

Anne Jones, drinks expert, Waitrose wines, beers & spirits

  • Christmas


50ml Woodford Reserve Distillers Select Whisky
1 thick slice of orange peel
3 dashes Angostura
1 tsp Monin pure
cane sugar syrup
Cherry wrapped in orange peel, to garnish


Gently muddle together the orange peel, Angostura Bitters and sugar syrup. Pour into a rocks glass. Add cubed ice and the whisky. Garnish with a cherry wrapped in orange peel.

Old fashioned

Serves: 1

2 stars

Average user rating Based on 7 ratings

This recipe was first published in Fri Dec 09 14:01:00 GMT 2016.