Old Fashioned

  • 50ml Woodford Reserve
  • 2 Dashes of Angostura Bitters
  • 1 Sugar Cube
  • Splash water
  • Twist of orange peel

Soak the sugar cube with the angostura on a napkin. Dissolve it in the bottom of a rocks glass with the water and stir in the whisky with ice cubes gradually. Serve with the fruit zest and tea spoon.

Famously promoted by Colonel James E Pepper in the 1880′s, the Old Fashioned was created by one of the bartnders at the Pendennis club in Kentucky where Mr Pepper was a member. Rest is history!