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Haig Club Festive Old Fashioned

3 minute(s) to prepare 2 Moderate

The Old Fashioned has a history dating back to the 19th century. It was given its name in the 1880’s. The Haig Club Festive Old Fashioned is a very simple twist on the classic Old Fashioned recipe. The gingerbread syrup adds a lovely festive sweetness to a simple and classic whisky serve.


  • 50ml Haig Club
  • 1 teaspoon of Gingerbread syrup
  • 2 dashes of orange bitters
  • 1 piece of orange peel to garnish
  • Alcohol content: 16 grams


  • Mixing Glass
  • Strainer
  • Rocks Glass
  • Jigger/measure
  • Peeler

How to

  1. step 1

    Stir the Haig Club, the gingerbread syrup and the bitters together with large ice cubes in a mixing glass for a full minute, until the drink is well chilled and has diluted down

  2. step 2

    Add a couple of large ice cubes to a rocks glass and strain the mix into this

  3. step 3

    Twist the orange peel above the glass to spray the oils across the top of the drink and drop in the peel to garnish