Grapefruit zest twist
How to make:
STIR all ingredients with ice and strain into ice-filled glass (preferably over a large cube or chunk of block ice).
|1 2/3 fl oz||Canadian blended whisky|
|1/3 fl oz||Pink grapefruit juice (freshly squeezed)|
|1/4 fl oz||Maple syrup|
|1 dash||Angostura Aromatic Bitters|
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Does the choice of whisky coupled with maple syrup suggest Randy, the drinker this cocktail was created for, was/is Canadian? Grapefruit freshens while maple syrup adds deep flavoursome richness.
Adapted from a cocktail on the menu of the Dragonfly Cocktail Bar in Edinburgh, Scotland circa 2015-18. Brought to my attention thanks to a comment by a fellow Discerning Drinker, Charl Engela on our Maple Old Fashioned page.
One serving of Randy's Old Fashioned contains 146 calories.