Tootsie Roll chew &/or Luxardo Maraschino Cherry
How to make:
STIR all ingredients with ice and strain into chilled glass.
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A Maple Rum Old Fashioned served straight-up with chocolate bitters. And it does indeed taste reminiscent of Tootsie Roll chews.
Adapted from a 2015 recipe created by Aisha Sharpe, New York City, USA.
For non-USA readers, a Tootsie Roll is chocolate-flavoured caramel candy that's been made in Chicago, Illinois since 1907 and was the first American "penny candy" to be individually wrapped.
There are approximately 218 calories in one serving of Tootsie Roll.