Give A Rum Old Fashioned A Taste For A Twist On The Classic

rum old fashioned cocktail

Most whiskey drinkers love a great old fashioned, right? But, have you tried an old fashioned with rum? We hadn’t, but are now believers.

It’s hard to tell when the Rum Old Fashioned came about, as the exact origin of the classic cocktail is unknown. Some say it dates back to the 19th century, while others think it originated during the Prohibition era. Either way, the Rum Old Fashioned is a beloved classic that has been enjoyed for generations.

The Rum Old Fashioned is a simple, yet flavorful, drink that can be made with a variety of liquors, such as white rum, dark rum, or spiced rum. You can also use a variety of mixers and garnishes to give your drink a unique flavor.

To make a Rum Old Fashioned at home, you will need:

  • 2 ounces of white, dark, or spiced rum
  • 1/2 ounce of simple syrup
  • 2 dashes of bitters
  • Orange peel and cherry for garnish
  • Ice cubes
  • Old fashioned glass

Mixing Instructions:

  1. Fill an old fashioned glass with ice cubes.
  2. Add rum, simple syrup, and bitters and stir to combine.
  3. Garnish with an orange peel and cherry.
  4. Enjoy!

The Rum Old Fashioned can be enjoyed as a simple, classic drink or you can experiment with different liquors, mixers, and garnishes to create a unique flavor. Have fun and enjoy your Rum Old Fashioned!

Looking for a recipe for a classic old fashioned? We got you covered with this great version.

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