Drinkers!! Question

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by Shivvy, Jul 18, 2012.

  1. Shivvy

    Shivvy VIP Extreme Gold

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    probably for the men, but have you have drank an Old Fashioned? the recipe looks pretty good


    Ingredients

    1 sugar cube
    3 dashes Angostura bitters
    club soda
    2 ounces rye whisky

    Glass Type: old-fashioned glass
    Instructions

    Place the sugar cube (or 1/2 teaspoon loose sugar) in an Old-Fashioned glass. Wet it down with 2 or 3 dashes of Angostura bitters and a short splash of water or club soda. Crush the sugar with a wooden muddler, chopstick, strong spoon, lipstick, cartridge case, whatever. Rotate the glass so that the sugar grains and bitters give it a lining. Add a large ice cube. Pour in the rye (or bourbon). Serve with a stirring rod.



    Read more: http://www.esquire.com/drinks/old-fashioned-drink-recipe#ixzz211aTDqYb
     
  2. HAL

    HAL HAM

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    right
     
  3. garypagetwo

    garypagetwo The Gun

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    Is this a yes / no question?:dontknow:
     
  4. Shivvy

    Shivvy VIP Extreme Gold

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    yes
     
  5. JJR

    JJR New Member

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    Yes, that is a thing.
     
  6. Bro

    Bro Corporate Fascist Gold

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    gay
     
  7. doughhead63

    doughhead63 OD'd on life itself Staff Member

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    Yup...used to drink those, Rusty Nail's and Rob Roys with my dad...

    Those will put you right really quickly, shitty
     
  8. FtM

    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    That's not a good recipe for an Old fashioned....you're also supposed to mull a wedge of orange (peel and all) as well as one or two maraschino cherries.

    ....and yes, even though I'm not a dude I can tell you that its a great drink. I usually order them if I'm dining in a more upscale steakhouse. otherwise i take my Bourbon straight and bloomed over ice.
     
  9. beatlejaws

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    Harvey Wallbanger
     
  10. Billy Brown

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    Hell no. I'm not 70 years old.

    I think Warmth drinks those.
     
  11. nazdrowie

    nazdrowie Sultan of Sweat Gold

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    nope..can't say that I have.
     
  12. Shivvy

    Shivvy VIP Extreme Gold

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    been wanting to try it ever since i watched that move Crazy, Stupid, Love. the dude in that drinks them. i just dont wanna go buy the ingredients and then not like it
     
  13. beatlejaws

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    Tom Collins
     
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    Toothdecay New Member Banned User

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    The real question is why did you watch Crazy, Stupid, Love
     
  15. h5htyt76757j

    h5htyt76757j Chyea Chyea Banned User

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    But you aint fadin on nothin no more son :c
     
  16. Avery

    Avery Well-Known Member Banned User

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    hbo has that on every fucking day. is it any good?
     
  17. STR

    STR New Member Banned User

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    mike walker from the enquirer said on the stern show he drinks those...dont think he posts here tho
     
  18. HydroJoe

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    that sounds like shit.
     
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    Go to an upscale bar and order one and see if you like it. :dontknow:

    Also, I just noticed another flaw in the recipe in the OP, An Old fashioned doesn't usually contain Club Soda either.
     
  20. beatlejaws

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    Appletini