In this video, you’ll see how to make a classic old fashioned cocktail. This version calls for rye whiskey, along with Angostura bitters, a sugar cube, and a twist of lemon—and for the garnish, a slice of orange and a brandied cherry. You can also use bourbon and a maraschino cherry if you prefer. Watch the video, then get the recipe for the Old Fashioned Cocktail. This classic was one of the very first cocktails.