Your Coolest New Party Trick: The Instant Old Fashioned

September 24, 2015

Ready to be the coolest person at any party you attend from here on out? Come equipped with a recipe for Old Fashioned syrup you’re about to commit to memory, thanks to a concoction Portland’s The Commissary developed to make no-brainer, instant Old Fashioneds. Mixing sophisticated cocktails for dozens—even hundreds—of partygoers is as easy as putting milk in your morning coffee.

Sean Hoard, former PDT and Clyde Common bartender and co-founder of The Commissary’s juicing- and syrup-making-for-bars business, says the idea dates back to his first few years living in Portland after moving back from New York. He had just…