Old Fashioned cocktail made with Courvoisier VSOP cognac in an Old Fashioned glass garnished with an orange peel.

Old Fashioned

Inspired by the Sazerac but mostly served with bourbon, Courvoisier VSOP cognac has refashioned this classic serve.

ingredients and how to craft



Close up of the old fashioned cocktail being stirred in an old fashioned glass.
Step 1

Build all ingredients into an Old Fashioned glass

Step 2

Add one large ice cube

Step 3


Step 4

Garnish with a large orange peel

Complete your cocktail with



Bottle of Courvoisier VSOP cognac with a white label.

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