Brandy Old-Fashioned Recipe

Brandy Old-Fashioned Cocktail Recipe
If you order an "Old-fashioned" in Wisconsin, chances are that there is no whiskey involved. They do enjoy their brandy, though. Jeff Kauck / Photolibrary / Getty Images
  • 3 mins
  • Prep: 3 mins,
  • Cook: 0 mins
  • Yield: 1 serving
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This Old-fashioned is a variation of the classic bourbon cocktail, hold the bourbon. The brandy old-fashioned is a favorite in Wisconsin and what you're likely to be served if you order an old-fashioned in the state.

What You'll Need

How to Make It

  1. Place the sugar cube at the bottom of an old-fashioned glass.
  2. Saturate the cube with a splash of soda and bitters, add orange slices and cherries.
  3. Muddle these ingredients.
  4. Fill the glass with ice cubes.
  5. Add the brandy.
  6. Stir well.
  7. Top with lemon-lime soda.
  8. Garnish with an orange slice and cherry.