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Peach Me

Drink: Peach Me

The Peach Me is a twist on the classic old fashioned — a twist that many might find to be impossibly tasty. Woodford Reserve bourbon married with peach schnapps, at first glance, seems like a union destined for disaster. But in fact they’re a power couple. The sweetness of the schnapps milds the smokiness of the bourbon, like a jaded cynic who finally found their one true love. We’re not saying the old fashioned needs fixing — we’re just saying it might be time to try something new.


  • Luxardo maraschino cherry
  • 1 orange slice
  • 3 dashes Angostura orange bitters
  • 2 1/2 ounces Woodford Reserve bourbon
  • 1/2 ounce peach schnapps
  • Garnish: orange slice


  1. Muddle the cherry, orange slice and bitters in a mixing glass.
  2. Add the bourbon, schnapps, and ice. Stir until well-chilled.
  3. Strain into a rocks glass over a large ice cube.
  4. Garnish with an orange slice.