If cozy was a flavor it would taste like this Maple Old Fashioned. Absolutely perfect for this time of year, this cocktail will give you all the fall feels. A recipe from The United States of Cocktails by Brian Bartels and share withus by Amanda at A Cookie Named Desire.
Sit back and sip up. And while you're at it, slip on your favorite pair of Dooeys house shoes to cozy up this fall.
- 2 ounces bourbon
- ¼ ounce cherry liqueur
- ¼ ounce maple syrup
- 3 dashes toasted pecan bitters
- orange peel
- cherries for garnish
- Stir together the bourbon, cherry liqueur, and maple syrup with ice an a cocktail shaker until chilled.
- Strain into a chilled rocks glass with fresh ice.
- Top with the bitters.
- Add the cherries, and squeeze the orange peel to release its oils into the cocktail before placing it into the glass.
- Enjoy immediately.