ABOUT OUR COLD BREW – OLD FASHIONED MOCKTAILAt its heart, the Cold Brew Old Fashioned is little more than a Cold Brew, seasoned and sweetened. Yet for all of its suave simplicity, the drink remains as relevant today as it was when it first captured drinkers’ hearts 200 years ago.
One can draw a straight line connecting this drink to the first recorded definition of the cocktail category in general (circa 1806), which calls for spirits, sugar, water and bitters. You could also skip the history lesson and simply make the drink. Do the latter.
Let’s start by using Coffee Method Cold Brew, From there, the mocktail-minded individuals seem to break into two camps: simple syrup or muddled sugar. We prefer simple syrup.
INGREDIENTS IN THE COLD BREW – OLD FASHIONED MOCKTAIL
- 6 – 8 dashes of old fashioned aromatic or orange bitters
- 3/4 oz of simple syrup
- 4 oz of cold brew
- Orange Peel for garnish