Two glasses of maple old fashioned cocktails on top of a white cutting board

Easy Maple Old Fashioned

  • Author: Krista
  • prep_time Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • cook_time Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • total_time Total Time: 5 minutes
  • yield Yield: 1 1x
  • category Category: Drink
  • method Method: Shaker
  • cuisine Cuisine: American


This simple recipe adds a sweet maple twist to a classic bourbon mixed drink. Make your weekend happy hours even more joyful with this easy Maple Old Fashioned cocktail!



  • 1/4 oz. maple syrup
  • 2 oz. favorite bourbon whiskey
  • 45 dashes of angostura orange bitters
  • garnish: orange peel & old fashion cocktail cherry


  1. Add a large ice cube (this is the ice mold we use), a fresh orange peel and cocktail cherry to a tumbler glass. Set aside.
  2. To a cocktail shaker add maple syrup, bourbon and Angostura orange bitters. Add a few ice cubes and stir quickly 20 times with a spoon.
  3. Strain cocktail and pour into tumbler. Serve.

Keywords: best old fashioned bourbon, maple bourbon, bourbon mixed drinks