2 oz Bourbon
1 Brandied cherry (as garnish)
Instructions

Combine ingredients in an Old Fashioned glass. Add big ice and stir. Drop the cherry on top.

Notes

Most sources just say 'brandied cherry', but cocktail virgin/slut specifies Maraschino.

Cocktail summary
Created by
Theo Lieberman, Milk & Honey, New York, NY
Year
2011
Is an
authentic recipe
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  • tasty dessert old fasioned, definitely use overproof
  • Too sweet. 1/4oz or 2tsp PX sherry would taste better for me. Plus i made a mistake and used fee brother barrel-aged bitter... must try it again. — ★★★
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Comments

Updated the reference as the previously one was a dead link. Published. Usually we don't publish variations on a classic like this, but this drink was made by a respected bartender.