Newfangled Old-Fashioned

Newfangled Old-Fashioned Recipe
Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Styling: Jan Gautro
We shaved almost 30 calories per drink from the original, but this version's flavor is just as assertive. One serving equals about two liquor portions.

Yield:

4 servings (serving size: about 1/2 cup)

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Nutritional Information

Calories 167
Fat 0.0 g
Satfat 0.0 g
Monofat 0.0 g
Polyfat 0.0 g
Protein 0.0 g
Carbohydrate 4.1 g
Fiber 0.0 g
Cholesterol 0.0 mg
Iron 0.1 mg
Sodium 2 mg
Calcium 3 mg

Ingredients

1 cup premium bourbon or rye whiskey
1/4 cup 100% cherry juice (not sour)
2 teaspoons Angostura bitters
Ice
4 (2-inch) orange rind strips (optional)
4 maraschino cherries (optional)

Preparation

1. Combine 1 cup bourbon, cherry juice, and 2 teaspoons bitters in a cocktail shaker. Divide bourbon mixture evenly among 4 tumblers filled with ice. Garnish each serving with 1 rind strip and 1 cherry, if desired.

Note:

Jill Silverman Hough,

December 2009
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