Meister-approved cocktails to try for yourself
MATHIAS SIMONIS' JACK L. COOPER OLD FASHIONED
1 part Jägermeister Cold Brew Coffee
1 part Aged Rum
.25 part PX Sherry
3 dash Angostura Bitters
2 Dash Gary Regan Orange Bitters
Glass: Old Fashioned
Ice: Large Format
Garnish: Orange & lemon peel
Method: Build in an Old-Fashioned glass, add large format cube and stir till chilled garnish and enjoy.
Tips & Tricks:
Study the classic building block cocktails and riff on them. Change the sweet or citrus. Switch the spirit or try a split base. Literally endless options and opportunities. It is a rabbit hole of discovery in which I have built my career upon and still enjoy today and every day.
This is a riff on a classic Old Fashioned, or a Bittered Sling, which is the definition of the term “Cocktail” - a stimulating liquor composed of any kind of sugar, water & bitters, vulgarly called a bittered sling.