Maple Bourbon Splash

With a touch of maple sweetness, the bite of bitters and brightness of citrus, this drink is a great twist on the traditional Old Fashioned cocktail.

Makes 1 cocktail


  • 1/2 ounce pure maple syrup
  • 1/2 ounce fresh orange juice
  • 1/2 ounce fresh lemon juice
  • 4 dashes angostura bitters
  • 1/2 orange slice
  • 2 ounces your favorite bourbon
  • 1/2 ounce chilled seltzer water
  • ice


In a rocks glass, combine the maple syrup, orange juice, lemon juice and bitters. Add the orange slice and lightly muddle. Add bourbon and stir well. Fill glass with ice and top with the chilled seltzer.

Photo by Lyndsey Murphy