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Winter Old Fashioned

Winter Old Fashioned

A festive winter cocktail with whiskey, port wine, and the warm spices of allspice dram!

Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes


  • 1.5 ounces whiskey (rye or bourbon)
  • 2 ounces port (see notes)
  • 1 teaspoon allspice dram
  • several shakes orange or cardamom bitters (see notes)
  • orange peel twist


  1. Add whiskey, port, and allspice dram to a glass or cocktail shaker.
  2. Stir or shake to combine.
  3. Add ice and a few shakes of bitters.
  4. Garnish with orange peel twist.


As mentioned in the post, you can use your favorite whiskey. We have tried both rye and bourbon.

We have used both orange and cardamom bitters, and like both! Cinnamon bitters would be another option.