The beautifully simple Old Fashioned gets a Mexican makeover with the addition of reposado tequila and a hit of allspice dram.
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- 1 Demerara sugar cube
- 1 splash Club soda
- 1 1/2 oz Cazadores reposado tequila
- 1/4 oz Allspice dram
- 4 dashes Orange bitters
- Garnish: Lemon twist
Combine the sugar cube and 1 small splash (about 1 1/2 tsp) club soda in a mixing glass.
Using a muddler, pulverize the sugar cube into the club soda to create a paste.
Add the tequila, allspice dram and bitters. Add ice and stir 25 to 30 times.
Strain into rocks glass over ice.
Express the oil of a lemon twist over top, and garnish with the twist.