Mar 25, 2020
Story by: Danny Sommers
In Noble Experiment’s Old Timber, bourbon plays the star of the show, but the drink itself boasts a complex cast of supporting characters. “We knew we wanted a challenging Old Fashioned that would still be approachable to the average drinker,” says Ryan Kuntz of his amaro and falernum spiked cocktail.
The red winter wheat in Maker’s Mark brings notes of vanilla and baking spice, while the body is rich and velvety. A float of Jamaican rum adds complexity and funk, and the fresh mint garnish creates an herbaceous finish. It’s like drinking an Old Fashioned while walking through the woods.