Mayhew to the rescue: Old Fashion

Our resident bar tender whips up a drink for your isolation period

March 18, 2020

While everyone is staying home with the kids that are out of school, Lance is coming in everyday this week at 8:10am to teach simple cocktails you can make to pass the time and tolerate the kids. This is today’s segment and recipe: Old Fashion.

2 Oz/ 1/4 cup bourbon

1/2 Oz/ 1 tablespoon simple syrup (1 c water 1c sugar heated over medium heat until clear)

3 dashes bitters

Orange twist (use a vegetable peeler)

Cherry if you have one


1- in a glass add bourbon, bitters and simple syrup

2- toss in a few ice cubes (not too many) and give it a few stirs with a spoon

3- zest the orange over the glass

4- garnish with a cherry if you have one

5- serve