Candy corn old fashioned

Blend a traditional old fashioned with a homemade gomme made using candy corn (a Halloween favourite in the US) to make this spooky cocktail

  • Prep:5 mins
    Cook:5 mins
  • Serves 1
  • Easy

Nutrition per serving

  • kcal 150
  • fat 0g
  • saturates 0g
  • carbs 1g
  • sugars 1g
  • fibre 0g
  • protein 0g
  • salt 0.01g


  • 50ml bourbon
  • Candy Corn gomme(see recipe in the method)
  • 3 dashes Angostura bitters
  • orange twist
  • ice


  1. Put all the ingredients in a mixing glass full of ice. Stir and strain into a chilled rocks glass over large cubes of ice. Twist a long zest of orange over the drink to release the oils, then drop it into the glass. To make the candy corn gommeMix 250g candy corn (available at Amazon and other online retailers) with 130ml water in a bain marie, or a bowl set over a pan of gently simmering water. Stir to dissolve the candy corn. 

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