Holiday Old Fashioned
Picture a warm and inviting cabin surrounded by towering pine trees, as the sun sets, and you gather with loved ones around a crackling fire. As the evening unfolds, you reach for a delicious and warming cocktail that perfectly complements the cozy atmosphere - the spicy holiday old fashioned featuring Pendleton Whisky.
Muddle together honey, fresh lime juice, grated ginger, and Angostura bitters in a rocks glass. Add ice, pour in the Pendleton Whisky, and stir until well combined. Top with a cinnamon stick and a twist of orange peel for a modern and stylish garnish.
Sip and savor the flavors of the spicy holiday old fashioned as the warmth of the cocktail spreads through your body, and the joy of the season fills your heart. Whether you're gathered with family and friends around a fire pit or simply enjoying a quiet night at home, this cocktail is the perfect companion to a cozy and intimate evening.
Cheers to the beauty of nature, the warmth of the fire, and the joy of spending time with loved ones. Raise a glass of spicy holiday old fashioned featuring Pendleton Whisky to a night filled with warmth and joy!
Holiday Old Fashioned
- 2 oz. Pendleton Whisky
- 1 tsp. honey
- 1/2 oz. fresh lime juice
- 2-3 dashes of Angostura bitters
- 1 small piece of fresh ginger (peeled and grated)
- 1 cinnamon stick
- Orange peel for garnish
- In a rocks glass, muddle together the honey, fresh lime juice, grated ginger, and Angostura bitters until the honey has dissolved.
- Add a few ice cubes to the glass, then pour in the Pendleton Whisky and stir until well combined.
- Add another small piece of ice and a cinnamon stick to the glass.
- To garnish, take a small piece of orange peel and twist it over the glass to release the oils, then drop it into the drink.
- Sip, savor, and enjoy the spicy, festive flavor of your holiday old fashioned.
This cocktail is perfect for sipping during the holiday season, with its warm, spicy flavor and smooth texture thanks to Pendleton Whisky. The combination of ginger and cinnamon add a festive touch, while the honey and fresh lime juice balance out the spiciness with a touch of sweetness and tartness. Enjoy your spicy holiday old fashioned and cheers to the season!