|1 1⁄2 fl oz||Bourbon whiskey|
|3⁄4 fl oz||Bacardi 8 year old rum|
|3⁄4 fl oz||Tawny port (10 year old)|
|1 dash||Angostura or other aromatic bitters|
|1 dash||Orange bitters|
Difford's Guide remains free-to-use thanks to the support of the brands in red above.
An interesting alternative to an Old-Fashioned
Created at New York's old Waldorf-Astoria Hotel (the Empire State Building occupies the site today) for James R Keene, a racehorse owner whose steeds ran in the Suburban Handicap at Brooklyn's Sheepshead Bay track.