New Old Fashioned


These photos kind of speak for themselves, right?  Don’t you wish you were sipping on one of these right now? YOU COULD BE!  Well, not if you’re driving or operating another large mechanical device.  But I can’t think of any other reason to hold back.  Blueberries!  Bourbon!  Mint!  Get at it!!!!  xx- Sarah  {This post was produced in collaboration with Sarah Dickenson}


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New Old Fashioned

Yield: 2 cocktails

New Old Fashioned


  • 2 ounces simple syrup
  • 5 dashes bitters
  • 3 ounces bourbon
  • 12-15 blueberries
  • 4-6 mint leaves


  • In a cocktail shaker muddle simple syrup, blueberries and mint leaves.
  • Add ice, bitters and bourbon to cocktail shaker and shake for 15-20 seconds.
  • Fill two rocks glasses with ice.
  • Strain shaker over ice.

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Reader Comments

  1. brittany|

    Hey there. Would you mind sharing where this glass is from? Thanks so much.

    • Sarah Yates|

      Hi Brittany! I wish I knew, they were a gift for Lou and he doesn’t remember. Sorry I can’t help!

  2. Charell|

    I second the question about the glasses–I love them and would really like to get myself a set. Any ideas?

    • Sarah Yates|

      Hi Charell, sadly I don’t know- they were a gift for Lou and he doesn’t remember! Sorry! 🙁

  3. Joker coat|

    My girls are very much into fashion. I love how cool these little outfits look! And yes, I thought you had forgotten about the cute little babies (glad you included them). Maybe your son will start the line of “girls?” That would be nice.

  4. shiza|

    So handy cause there’s so many Japanese people all over the place, we wont need to make twist tops anymore!
    The truth is the radiation from Fukushima has had a X-men type effect on her and she has become the human bottle opener.Matterhorn