Aperol Old Fashioned

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This Aperol Old Fashioned uses the popular Italian Aperitif to bring vibrance and flavor to your favorite cocktail, with just 4 simple ingredients.

Aperol OLD FASHIONED

Prep Time

5 minutes

4 Ingredients

Plus Ice

WHY

MAKE THIS?

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balanced

balanced

Notes of vanilla and caramel from the bourbon come to life with a dash of bitter Aperol and simple syrup.

it's

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vibrant

The Aperol adds an extra dimension of color and flavor to your cocktail.

it's

INGREDIENTS

Simple Syrup

Orange Peel

Bourbon

Aperol

1

step

Add whiskey ice to a glass (ideally an old fashioned glass!) and pour in 2 ounces of bourbon. 

2

step

Pour in 1/2 ounce of simple syrup. 

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GREEN

tip!

Making your own sauces and syrups is a great way to avoid extra plastic packaging. Take a few extra minutes to make your own Simple Syrup—here's how!

3

step

Pour in 1/2 ounce of Aperol and stir together. 

4

step

Squeeze orange peel over your cocktail to express oils into your drink and place orange peel inside the glass. 

5

step

Time to enjoy...  Cheers! 

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PRO

tips

Whiskey ice is a bigger block of ice than regular ice cubes.

Because of its size, it melts a lot slower than your average cube.

Slower melting ice means your drink won’t get watered down as quickly, giving it a longer lifespan for delicious flavor.

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