Old-Fashioned Aromatic Bitters
Intensely concentrated botanical elixirs added to cocktails in tiny amounts, bitters have the power to elevate a cocktail to a nuanced, distinctive libation.
WHY THIS RECIPE WORKS
We started by infusing high-proof alcohol (both a solvent and a preservative) with flavoring agents—barks, roots, spices, herbs, flowers, fruits, and nuts—to create dozens of individual tinctures. We combined these tinctures into blends unt...