Warm up on cold winter nights and enjoy a Diplomatico Old Fashioned cocktail. Incredibly easy to make at home, the rum's notes of orange citrus, dark chocolate and vanilla spice will ensure to project a toasty beam of Venezuelan sunshine into your glass in this classic cocktail.
Traditionally made with Bourbon whiskey, nowadays more and more people are reaching for a bottle of premium rum to make this classic drink.
Super easy to make at home, all you'll need is a mixing glass (the large part of a boston shaker will work if you don't have one) a stirrer, cubed ice, and of course, the rum, Pedro Ximenez Sherry and chocolate bitters.
HOW TO MAKE A DIPLOMATICO OLD FASHIONED
50ml Diplomatico Reserva Exclusiva Rum
10ml Pedro Ximenez Sherry
3 Dashes chocolate bitters
Pour all ingredients into a mixing glass with ice
Stir for 30 seconds and pour into a chilled rocks glass over ice
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A Busy Week In London!
We're set for a bumper week in London. Not only is it #NegroniWeek (Fancy joing us down at East London Liquor Company on Wednesday & Thursday?) but it is also London Wine Week, brought to you by our good friends at DrinkUp LDN.
Keep an eye out on Twitter and Instagram for where we end up over the rest of the week...