Kelly Mort's signature Smoked Black Walnut Old-Fashion is a favorite way to drink this iconic beverage according to Jeremy Polzel of the Polzel Group. The Crafthouse Cocktail Smoking Box elevates this old fashion leaving a drink your guests will never forget. In addition to adding another flavor profile to your cocktail, it is an entertainment piece that your guests will love.
- 1 brown sugar cube
- 3 dashes Black Walnut Bitters
- .5 oz. Simple Syrup
- 2 oz. Willett Rye Whiskey or Buffalo Trace Bourbon
- To garnish: a large orange twist and two gourmet black cherries
Combine bourbon or rye whiskey, simple syrup, and Black Walnut Bitters in a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake for about 20 seconds with ice, and then strain in a whiskey glass with one large ice cube. Add gourmet black cherries and a large orange twist, and then smoke the cocktail with the Crafthouse Cocktail Smoking Box. Garnish with orange peel on the rim or in the drink, and enjoy.