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• What’s Old Is New Again. The Old-Fashioned Has A Two-Century Pedigree

What’s Old Is New Again. The Old-Fashioned Has A Two-Century Pedigree

Cocktails come in many forms today, but at their root, there’s a very simple formula: spirit, sugar, water, and bitters. In that sense, the Old-Fashioned is “in form the primordial cocktail,” writes Robert Simonson (pictured) in “The Old-Fashioned.” And while the Martini and the Manhattan, he writes, “have long been recognized as owning space atop […]