Tequila Old fashioned
1 ¼ oz (38 ml) reposado tequila
¾ oz (22 ml) mezcal
1 C. 1/2 tsp (5 mL) agave syrup or orange syrup
3 dashes of orange bitters
Orange zest (for garnish)
In a mixing glass, add all the ingredients and fill with ice.
Stir with a chopstick or bar spoon until your fingers are cool.
Strain into a short glass fitted with a large cube of ice.
Garnish with an orange zest.
About our Tequila Old fashioned
Also known as Oaxaca Old Fashioned, it was one of my personal favorites when I tasted it for the first time, sitting at the Death & Co bar in New York. The vegetal and smoky notes are round and float on the bitterness of orange.