Made with Nikka From The Barrel

Charcoal Old Fashioned

Charcoal Old Fashioned

Usually made with Bourbon or Rye Whiskey, this is a Japanese twist on the classic Old Fashioned cocktail. Apart from looking stunning in the glass, charcoal aids digestion and its inclusion in this cocktail was inspired by Japanese whiskey culture which revolves around good health and great whiskey.

Charcoal Old Fashioned
Charcoal Old Fashioned Recipe

Charcoal Old Fashioned Recipe




50ml Nikka From The Barrel
10ml Chamomile flower syrup
2 dashes Angostura bitters
2 pinches Bamboo charcoal


Hand carved ice


Add all ingredients into a mixing glass filled with ice, stir it down and pour over the hand carved ice. To make the chamomile syrup, add one cup of water to one cup of sugar in a pan on the hob and let it dissolve. Add a chamomile tea bag and remove once infused.


Chamomile flowers & orange zest


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