Friday, August 28, 2009
what kind of cocktail are you?
Take the quiz here.
I'm an "Old Fashioned!" And I've never had one! How fun!
"You are undoubtedly
Your penchant for the past makes the old-fashioned, often referred to as the first cocktail, perfectly suited for you. You appreciate tradition and adhere to a code of etiquette sadly neglected in our society. Try our recipe for the classic drink the next time you crave a cocktail."
1 sugar cube
2-3 Angostura bitters
2 ounces rye whiskey, or bourbon whiskey
Muddle the sugar and the bitters in an Old-fashioned glass (an 8- to 12-ounce "Rocks" glass). Add ice and whiskey. Garnish with a lemon twist.
1 cube of sugar
Dash of angostura bitters
2 ounces best-quality bourbon
1 two-inch strip orange zest
Orange slice, for garnish
DirectionsPut sugar cube into an old-fashioned glass with bitters and 2 drops cold water; stir a bit to dissolve the sugar. Add ice cubes and bourbon. Stir. Twist orange zest over the drink to release the oils, then drop in. Garnish with an orange slice. Serve immediately.
I could get into this!!! Drive safely everyone and have a fantastic weekend!