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This Chai Infused Old Fashioned is a harmonious blend of bourbon, chai spice-infused simple syrup, and aromatic bitters. Elevate your mixology game with this spiced twist on a classic cocktail. Learn how to craft this enticing Chai Old Fashioned recipe, perfectly balanced with the warmth of chai spices and the boldness of whiskey. Your new favorite cocktail awaits – cheers to a sip of sophistication with a dash of spice!" 🥃☕✨

2 oz bourbon or rye whiskey
1/2 oz chai spice-infused simple syrup (recipe below)
2-3 dashes aromatic bitters
Orange twist and/or cherry for garnish
Block Ice Cube or Ice Cubes

Chai Spice-Infused Simple Syrup (Ingredients):
1 cup water
1 cup granulated sugar
2 tablespoons Chai For Traditional Chai Blend

Chai Spice-Infused Simple Syrup: Prepare Chai Simple Syrup:
In a saucepan, combine water, sugar, and chai spices. Bring to a simmer, stirring until sugar dissolves. Simmer for 5 minutes, then remove from heat. Let it cool and steep for at least 30 minutes. Strain to remove chai spices. Store extra for another round!

Build the Cocktail: In a mixing glass, combine bourbon or rye, chai spice-infused simple syrup, and bitters.

Add Ice: Fill the mixing glass with ice cubes.

Stir: Stir the ingredients well for about 30 seconds to chill and dilute the mixture.

Strain: Strain the cocktail into a lowball glass with a large ice cube.

Garnish: Express the oils from an orange twist over the drink by giving it a twist, then drop it into the glass.

Serve and Enjoy: Savor the rich blend of chai spices and whiskey in your Chai Old Fashioned.

This recipe is intended for adults aged 21 and older.

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