Mince pie old fashioned

Add warming spices to this classic for a real taste of Christmas in a glass

By , 07 December 2018

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Mince pie old fashioned
  • 10 Mins

  • Serves: 2

  • 2tsp demerara sugar
  • ¼tsp finely grated lemon zest
  • 60ml bourbon
  • 30ml Cointreau
  • Good dash Angostura bitters
  • Pinch ground nutmeg
  • Cinnamon stick, to serve (optional)
  • Sprinkle the sugar on a place and gently stir through the lemon zest. Wet the rims of 2 tumblers with a little water and roll in the lemon sugar. Put a couple of ice cubes into each glass.

  • Add some ice to a cocktail shaker and pour over the bourbon, Cointreau, a good dash Angostura bitters and a generous pinch ground nutmeg. Shake for 1min and strain int the tumblers. Serve with a cinnamon stick (optional).