Chin Chin Sydney is known for making plenty of unconventional drinks. But that doesn't mean it shies away from classics like an Old Fashioned.

A tip for perfecting the cocktail? Nailing the correct amount of dilution to balance the flavours in the cocktail.

Here’s Chin Chin Sydney’s recipe for the classic Old Fashioned.

Old Fashioned

Makes 1 serving
Approx. 1.9 standard drinks

60ml Woodford Reserve
15ml brown sugar syrup
3 dashes bitters
2 dashes orange bitters
1 orange (use the peel to garnish)

Add all ingredients to a mixing glass. Stir well to combine. Pour and serve in a large glass. Cut a strip of orange peel for garnish.

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