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two glasses filled with this gingerbread old fashioned recipe and a sphere of ice. the glasses around surrounded by smiling gingerbread cookies, pinecones, and red and gold decor.

Gingerbread Old Fashioned

This gingerbread old fashioned recipe is a festive twist on a classic old fashioned. Boozy and bold, this easy cocktail recipe is perfect for those who love a simple “on the rocks” kind of drink.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 3 mins
Total Time 3 mins
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Servings 1 Cocktail
Calories 188 kcal


  • 1/2 oz gingerbread simple syrup
  • 4 dashes Angostura bitters
  • 2 oz bourbon
  • 1 large ice cube or 3-4 smaller ice cubes


  • Add bourbon, gingerbread simple syrup, and bitters to a lowball glass (or rocks glass)
  • Add 1 large ice cube (or 3-4 smaller ice cubes) and stir slowly until drink is cooled (about 30-seconds)
  • Kick back, sip slowly, and enjoy!


*Note: time to make this recipe is for mixing your cocktail (it does not include time to make the gingerbread simple syrup).
*Get the recipe for gingerbread simple syrup here


Calories: 188kcalCarbohydrates: 12gSodium: 9mgPotassium: 10mgSugar: 11gCalcium: 2mgIron: 1mg
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