Home All Things Food Wines & Spirits Enjoy an old fashioned on National Scotch Day!

Enjoy an old fashioned on National Scotch Day!

Whisky novices and connoisseurs in the US celebrate their appreciation for fine scotch today, 27 July, National Scotch Day.

To help them celebrate we got Monkey Shoulder, voted the world’s top tending Scotch whisky by Drinks International for a cheeky twist to a much loved Lazy Old Fashioned cocktail to celebrate the day with our US fellow whisky appreciators.

This easy-to-make and pleasure-to-drink cocktail is best served shared, and enjoyed responsibly. Enjoy!

- Advertisement -

Lazy old Fashioned

Ingredients:

50ml Monkey Shoulder Whiskey

10ml Sugar Syrup

2 Dashes Angostura Bitters

Orange Zest

Preparation:

  1. Add Monkey Shoulder, sugar syrup, Angostura bitters and orange zest to a mixing glass
  2. Add cold, dry ice and stir
  3. Once dilution is reached, strain into glass over fresh ice
  4. Twist orange peel over glass
- Advertisement -

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Must Read

Four types of people you’re bound to meet this load shedding season

Dark times are upon us. The humming of generators fills the air and candles haven’t had this much action since Valentine’s Day. Everyone deserves...

Living our healthiest lifestyle

The Joy Journal for Grown-ups is a collection of simple crafts that can bring a little more calm into your everyday life.

Five safety tips for Women’s month

Months of commemoration – such as Women’s Month – serve an important dual purpose. It reminds us of progress that has been made while...

Get your tickets for The Greatest Love of All

Belinda Davids is back and ready to bring The Greatest Love of All* to Cape Town’s Grand Arena, Grandwest on Friday 3rd December and Durban’s The Globe at Suncoast on Tuesday 27th & Wednesday 28th December.

Murder, mysteries and mayhem … and more than One Good Thing!

A small town. A shocking crime. Our kind of novel. In Robert Gold’s Twelve Secrets, two boys murdered their classmate, Nick, an event that...
Want more exclusive content?

Sign up for our monthly newsletter