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Brandy Old Fashioned Sweet

A Wisconsin supper club take on the classic old fashioned. Made with sugar, cherries, oranges, brandy, and lemon-lime soda.
4.8 from 5 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Servings 1 Cocktail
Calories 227 kcal


  • 1 tsp brown sugar*
  • 2-3 orange slices
  • 2-3 maraschino cherries
  • 4-5 dashes Angostura bitters
  • ice cubes
  • 1, 1.5 oz jigger of Brandy I recommend Korbel
  • lemon-lime soda to top I recommend 7-Up


  • Place sugar, 1 orange slice, and 1 cherry in your glass. Shake in bitters, and muddle
  • Add ice on top of muddled ingredients
  • Add brandy and top with soda
  • Stir to combine
  • Garnish with a cherry and orange slice


* The classic way to make this cocktail is to use a sugar cube, but brown sugar takes this drink to the next level.
* An alternative liquor option is whiskey.


Calories: 227kcalCarbohydrates: 13gProtein: 1gFat: 1gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 1gSodium: 2mgPotassium: 56mgFiber: 1gSugar: 11gVitamin A: 63IUVitamin C: 14mgCalcium: 19mgIron: 1mg
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