And with good reason. The Old Fashioned is a “cocktail” in the truest, most original sense of the term—basically a sugar cube, a splash of water, a couple of dashes of bitters, and 2 ounces of whiskey, it’s still rich and silky and complex like Jared Leto, despite being so apparently Spartan.
My old pal: bringing back a prohibition era whiskey cocktail My Old Pal: Bringing Back a Prohibition Era Whiskey Cocktail The tale of Old Pal is laced with mysteries and contradictions, much like the celebrities of the era that its creator played host to.
A boilermaker can refer to two types of beer cocktail. In American terminology, the drink consists of a glass of beer and a shot of whiskey. The beer is either served as a chaser or mixed with the whiskey. The combination of a shot and beer produce a faster onset of the inebriating effects of alcohol.