Friday, March 11, 2016

Espresso Old Fashioned

By: The Food Hunter

The Espresso Old Fashioned is a sophisticated yet approachable coffee drink, featuring an enticing mix of espresso & bourbon. It makes a delicious after dinner or anytime drink. Don't want to use espresso; you can easily substitute coffee.


Espresso Old Fashioned

2 shots espresso
1 ounce bourbon
¼ ounce simple syrup
Dash of bitters
1 lemon peel, for garnish

Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker and fill with ice. Stir about 30 seconds; strain into a rocks glass filled with ice. Twist lemon peel over cocktail and add to drink.


15 comments:

  1. sounds really nice and simple to make. :)

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  2. Oh, I can't believe I've never tried a combo like this! I love both espresso AND old fashioneds, it's basically perfect for me. :)

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  3. Ooh! I had an espresso old fashioned at a restaurant once before and it was so, so good. Excited to try this recipe to make myself! Thanks for sharing!

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  4. I like the addition of the espresso to the Old Fashioned. This sounds wonderful!

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  5. I didn't know about this kind of drink, thanks for the discovery! :-)

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  6. I love the espresso in this...you updated this classic perfectly.

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  7. Anything with coffee is delicious and wonderful in my book! :)

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  8. My favorite drink, I love an Old Fashioned, I'll have to try your espresso version!

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  9. My husband loves an old fashioned, I must make this for him

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  10. oh YUM! This is my kind of cocktail!

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  11. This looks and sounds delicious!

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  12. Interesting Combo!! This drink looks great!

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  13. I've never tried this cocktail, it sounds fabulous! Thanks for sharing!

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