Stirred not shaken, in classic James Bond style, the mixologists at Crooked Branch, located inside the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa, combine Garam Masala Spiced Maple Syrup, with Kentucky bourbon and bitters to bring you their newest cocktail sensation.

Spice Market Old Fashioned - Crooked BranchSpice Market Old Fashioned

2 oz. Knob Creek Kentucky Bourbon

0.5 oz. Garam Masala Spiced Maple Syrup

2 dashes Bitter End Moroccan Bitters

Combine all ingredients in a mixing glass. 

Add ice and stir thoroughly. 

Strain over fresh ice into a double old-fashioned glass. 

Garnish with a tailored geometric orange twist.


Garam Masala Spiced Maple Syrup 

1⁄2 cup water

1⁄2 cup maple syrup

1⁄4 teaspoon garam masala (jar spice)

Place ingredients in a small pan and heat til combined.