Cocktail made the old-fashioned way — that is, the spirit combined with sugar, bitters, and water, the way cocktails were made as early as 1806.
|Yield:||Makes 1 cocktail|
|1 scant||teaspoon simple syrup|
|2 dashes||Angostura Bitters, plus more to taste|
|1 half||dollar–sized slice orange peel, including pith|
|2 ounces||good-quality rye or bourbon|
- Mix ingredients