Cocktail Files: Diplomatico Old Fashioned

Posted on 11st March 2016

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.

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How To Make a Diplomatico Old Fashioned

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

GLASS

Rocks

INGREDIENTS

50ml Diplomatico Reserva Exclusiva Rum

10ml Pedro Ximenez Sherry

3 Dashes chocolate bitters

METHOD

Pour all ingredients into a mixing glass with ice

Stir for 30 seconds and pour into a chilled rocks glass over ice

GARNISH

Dark chocolate

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