Maple Syrup Old Fashioned

By: Hannah Lee Leidy
Maple syrup old fashioned
Image by Shell Royster

“People always ask me, ‘I like whiskey, I like old fashioneds, what else should I drink?’ Why mess with what you like?” beverage educator Tiffanie Barriere says. To add a little oomph to your usual without straying too far, she suggests experimenting with the buttery sweetness of maple syrup. 

TLP recommends Pappy Van Winkle Bourbon Barrel Aged Pure Maple Syrup.

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Serves 1

  • ½ ounce maple syrup
  • 4 heavy dashes Angostura bitters
  • 2½ ounces whiskey
  • Garnish: Orange peel

In a rocks glass, slowly stir together syrup and bitters. Add whiskey and a large ice cube; slowly stir for 30 seconds. Garnish with an orange peel.

  • Recipe By
    Tiffanie Barriere
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