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Maple Old Fashioned

Meagan - The Crossroads Cook
A fall-inspired twist on a classic cocktail, this Maple Old Fashioned will warm you up from the inside out on those chilly autumn nights!
Course Cocktail
Cuisine American
Servings 1 person


  • 2 oz Bourbon
  • 1 tsp Maple Syrup
  • 1/2 tsp Water
  • 3-4 Dashes Angostura Bitters
  • Orange Peel


  • Using a vegetable peeler, peel off a 3 to 4 inch chunk of orange peel. Rub the peel along the rim of a cocktail glass, and set aside.
  • Add the bourbon, bitters, maple syrup, and water into the glass. Gently stir until the maple syrup is dissolved.
  • Add ice cubes.
  • Twist the orange peel over the glass to release the oils, then add the orange peel to the cocktail.
Keyword Angostura Bitters, bourbon, fall cocktail, fall flavors, maple syrup