Cocktail & Other Recipes By Spirit Tequila & Mezcal Cocktails

Oaxacan Old Fashioned

Image: Tim Nusog

A staple at NYC’s dearly departed Mayahuel, this agave-based riff on the whiskey classic mixes tequila and mezcal with Angostura bitters and agave syrup. Go the extra mile and ignite your garnish for an added burst of flavor, plus a pretty cool light show.

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 oz Tequila
  • 1/2 oz Del Maguey San Luis Del Rio mezcal
  • 1 barspoon Agave nectar
  • 2 dashes Angostura bitters
  • Garnish: Flamed orange peel

Steps

  1. Add all the ingredients into an Old Fashioned glass with 1 large ice cube, and stir until chilled.

  2. Garnish with a flamed orange peel.