This recipe showcases some of our favorite flavors of the season: Turkish coffee, orange bitters, and dark spirits.

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Recipe Summary

total:
5 mins
prep:
5 mins
Yield:
1 cocktail
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When you’re in the mood for a bona fide classic, you know you can always turn to an Old Fashioned. This timeless masterpiece of mixology is an extremely simple three ingredient blend (sugar + bitters + liquor), which makes it a great contender for recipe variations. This twist on a classic is framed with strong coffee, and is served traditionally over a perfect cube of ice with an expression of orange oils. Boozy, smooth, and sophisticated, the coffee Old Fashioned is just as easy to make as it is to drink.

Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Combine the sugar cube, 1 teaspoon water, and bitters in a cocktail glass and stir vigorously until the sugar has dissolved.

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  • Fill a shaker with ice cubes, then add Bourbon, rum, Turkish coffee, and simple syrup. Stir gently to combine.

  • Serve in a rocks glass over a single large ice cube, and add orange twist for garnish.

Nutrition Facts

1 calories; fat 2g.
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