Spiced Rum Old Fashioned

Description
Variation on the classic. Someone's probably done this before...
Ingredients
2ozSpiced Rum
1twstLime Zest
3dsBitters, Fee Brothers Old Fashion
12ozGinger syrup (Morris Kitchen)
1cubeIce
Instructions
Place piece of lime zest outside up in the bottom of an old fashioned glass. Add 3 dashes Fee Brothers Old Fashion bitters (Angostura will do if you don't have these), and 1/2 oz. ginger syrup. Muddle, then add large ice cube or several small cubes. Add 2 oz. spiced rum (I prefer Sailor Jerry so far). Stir.
History
Based on a common Old Fashioned recipe, with different ingredients.
Cocktail summary
Yield
Drink
AuthenticityAltered recipe
ReferenceProportions based on Dave Stolte's Home Bar Basics (http://homebarbasics.com) version of the bourbon Old Fashioned.
Posted bygshellen on 08/25/2012

Comments

Great combo of flavors, but using Angostura, recommend 2 dashes. (Pucker). This should help me get through this 1.75 liters of Sailor Jerry I was gifted.

Similar cocktails

  • Mysterious chocolate orange — Blue Curaçao, Licor 43, Dry Chocolate Spirit
  • Sultan — Brandy, Cherry Liqueur, Bitters, Speyside Scotch, Grapefruit juice, Verjus, Ginger syrup, Pedro Ximénez Sherry
  • 'Ti Leaves — Bison grass vodka, Rhum Agricole, Bianco Vermouth, Green tea, Ginger syrup, Pineapple
  • Jet Pilot — Jamaican rum, Demerara Rum, Puerto Rican Rum, Falernum, Bitters, Ice, Grapefruit juice, Cinnamon syrup, Lime juice, Herbal liqueur
  • Port of SF — Madeira, Pilsner, Lime juice, Ginger syrup
  • Boat Shoes — Blanco tequila, Amaro, Watermelon juice, Lime juice, Ginger syrup, Pepper tincture
  • Autumn Spice — Ginger liqueur, Dark rum, Apple cider, Cinnamon, Lemon juice
  • Understudy — Rum, Licor 43, Grapefruit juice, Apple juice, Cinnamon syrup, Orange bitters
  • Inland Dynasty — Rye, Cinnamon syrup, Grapefruit juice, Virgin Islands Rum, Martinique Rum, Cinnamon
  • Christmas in June — Rum, Amaretto, Allspice Dram, Cherry Liqueur, Bitters
Cocktail sponsor