Radisson WI - We're on a search for finding the Best Old Fashioned in Southern Sawyer County. We're looking for your help in identifying who holds the coveted title of "Best Old Fashioned in Southern Sawyer County."
Let's start with answering some questions for those who aren't quite sure what an Old Fashioned truly is. First off, it is a Wisconsin staple, and identifier if you're ever on travel. Recently, I traveled to Orlando, Florida for an annual conference and industry training. I asked the hotel bartender for an Old Fashioned Sweet, and they'll respond with, "Which part of Wisconsin are you from?" Befuddled, I then realized I just asked for a traditional Wisconsin drink, and responded with, "The northern portion of the state", he then replied with, "So you want it muddle and topped with sprite."
What is an Old Fashioned?
an Old Fashioned, is an Old Fashioned Cocktail, where brandy is used as the base spirit. The Old Fashioned is particularly popular in the state of Wisconsin.
To make an Old Fashioned, you can follow a similar process as the traditional Old Fashioned
Here's how you can prepare a Brandy Old Fashioned:
In an Old Fashioned glass, place the sugar cube, Angostura bitters, and a splash of water. Muddle these ingredients together to dissolve the sugar.
Add the brandy to the glass.
Add Fruit and Ice:
Add an orange slice and a maraschino cherry to the glass. Some variations also include a splash of club soda at this stage, although this is optional. Fill the glass with ice cubes.
Stir gently to mix the ingredients.
Garnish with an additional orange slice and a maraschino cherry.
The Brandy Old Fashioned is a slightly sweeter and fruitier version of the classic Old Fashioned, thanks to the addition of orange and cherry. It's a beloved variation, especially in Wisconsin, where it has become a regional specialty.
So, let's hear about your favorite Mixologist, Liquidologist, Mixology Master, Consultant of Bar, Barfreak, Liquid Libationist, etc., that produce some of the best Old Fashioned concoctions you can think of.
What is Your Favorite Old Fashioned?
Like the scene from Forrest Gump, we want to hear all about the shrimp soup, shrimp salad, shimp and potatoes, shimp gumbo, shrimp stew....
We're interested in hearing about the Maple Old Fashioned, the Apple Crown Old Fashioned, the Whiskey Old Fashioned, a Fancy Free, the Irish Old Fashioned, and if you're a bacon lover, the Benton Old Fashioned, the Apple Cider Old Fashioned, Christmas Old Fashioned, Port Old Fashioned, Rum Old Fashioned, and so on.
Take a moment and vote for your establishment that has the Best Old Fashioned in Southern Sawyer County.
The poll will remain open until October 31, 2023.
Poll Ends: October 31, 2023
What Does the Winner get?
The business with the most votes at 11:59PM on October 31, 2023 will get the "Best Old Fashioned of Southern Sawyer County" plaque, and a featured article sharing their newest achievement.
What Do the Voters get?
On November 1st, we'll award the winner of the Best Old Fashioned in Southern Sawyer County. On November 1st, 2023 we'll also hold a drawing to help a couple of lucky winners an Old Fashioned from the establishment that hails the title, "Best Old Fashioned in Southern Sawyer County."
We'll buy 5 lucky winners their first Old Fashioned from the establishment that holds the title, "Best Old Fashioned in Southern Sawyer County" completely free, no obligations and no strings attached. No need to buy anything. We'll buy the Old Fashioned, we just ask that you provide a tip for their service.
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