This cocktail has satisfied the Scotch drinkers for many generations—it's a real classic.—Test of Home Test Kitchen
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 5 min.
- 1 orange slice
- 1 maraschino cherry
- 1/2 teaspoon sugar
- 3 to 4 dashes bitters
- 1/2 to 2/3 cup ice cubes
- 2 ounces Scotch
- Splash club soda
- In a rocks glass, muddle the orange, cherry, sugar and bitters. Add ice. Pour the Scotch and club soda into the glass.
Editor's Note: You may substitute bourbon or rye whiskey for the Scotch if desired.
Nutrition Facts1/2 cup: 176 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 1mg sodium, 11g carbohydrate (7g sugars, 0 fiber), 0 protein.
Originally published as Old Fashioned in The Taste of Home Cookbook--Entertaining Edition