How to Make a Scotch Old Fashioned With Cinnamon and Rosemary

Scotch cocktail
Scotch cocktail Courtesy of Minibar Delivery

The best scotch cocktails are simple, with an unexpected twist, according to the founders of Minibar Delivery, which provides on-demand delivery of alcohol and accompanying mixers.



Here, they’ve reinvented a classic whiskey cocktail, the old fashioned, calling in cinnamon and rosemary.

Recipe and photo courtesy of Minibar Delivery




Prep time

5 min.

  • 1oz simple syrup
  • 3 dashes angostura bitters
  • 1 dash of cinnamon
  • 2oz scotch
  • 1 orange peel
  • Rosemary for garnish
Swirl simple syrup, bitters, and cinnamon around a lowball glass.
Add ice, scotch, and orange peel. Stir.
Garnish with rosemary sprig.