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Sage Apple Old Fashioned

Sage Apple Old Fashioned

Sage Apple Old Fashioned

  • brandy
  • top shelf blogger
  • Level: Easy
  • Prep: 5 min.
Since it can't be fall year round, might as well drink this seasonal riff on the classic old fashioned. The sage syrup and apple brandy pair nicely together to capture autumn in a rocks glass.


  • 2 oz apple brandy
  • 1/4 oz sage syrup
  • Dash of Angostura bitters
  • Dash of grapefruit bitters (Fee's Brothers)
  • Garnish: Sage Leaf


  • Old fashioned
  • Mixing glass
  • Bar spoon
  • Julep strainer

How to Mix

  1. Combine apple brandy, sage syrup, and bitters into a mixing glass. 
  2. Fill with ice and stir for 15-20 seconds until chilled. 
  3. Strain into a rocks glass with one large ice cube. 
  4. Garnish with a sage leaf.