Clearly Old Fashioned Cocktail Recipe Everclear Featured Recipe

Prep: 2 min.

Yield: 1 serving

The Old Fashioned, Refashioned

For those who’ve mastered the classic Old Fashioned, ignore the purists and try your hand at this old fashioned recipe with a twist. Featuring Blueberry Earl Grey Liqueur and Meyer Lemon Bitters, this flavorful cocktail is anything but your grandfather’s dram.

Clearly Old Fashioned Cocktail Ingredients
Ingredients: Bourbon, Blueberry Earl Grey Liqueur, meyer lemon bitters and lemon twist.

Prep: 2 min.

Yield: 1 serving

Clearly Old Fashioned

2 oz. Bourbon or Rye
½ oz. Blueberry Earl Grey Liqueur
6 dashes of Meyer Lemon Bitters
1 Lemon twist


  1. Express lemon peel oils into a mixing glass full of ice.
  2. Add bourbon or rye, Earl Grey liqueur and Meyer lemon bitters.
  3. Stir for 45 seconds.
  4. Strain into a clean old fashioned glass with fresh ice.
  5. Garnish with fresh orange twist and blueberries.

How to Make a Clearly Old Fashioned Cocktail
Expressing lemon peel oils.
Homemade Clearly Old Fashioned Cocktail

Photo of Ted Kilgore
Created by:
Ted Kilgore

Make It Your Own’s in-house mixologist, Ted Kilgore, is a 17-year veteran of the bar and spirits world. Passing the B.A.R. with BAR Ready certification in 2007, he is now proprietor and Beverage Director at Planter’s House in St. Louis.

Caution: Do not apply to open flame. Keep away from fire, heat and open flame. Contents may ignite or explode. Do not consume in excessive quantities. Not intended for consumption unless mixed with non-alcoholic beverage.