Holiday Drink of the Day: The Good Old Fashioned Holiday Cocktail

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NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) - Patrick, from Restaurant R'Evolution in The Royal Sonesta,  shows us how to make a holiday drink.

The Good Old Fashioned Holiday Cocktail
1/4 oz Spiced Maple Syrup (recipe below)
2 oz Bourbon
A few dashes  El Guapo Bitters
Cinnamon Stick

Combine syrup, bourbon, and bitters, add ice and stir. Garnish with a burnt end cinnamon stick.

Spiced Maple Syrup
2 parts Maple Syrup
1/2 part Calvados Apple Brandy
Star Anise
Cinnamon
Allspice
Clove
Red Chili Flakes

Bring to a boil and then simmer 30 minutes.