Cocktail For The Weekend: The Betty Draper

This award-winning cocktail by Asher Pratt from the 3Weeds bar in Sydney’s Rozelle is inspired by Mad Men – an old fashioned cocktail with an elusive, feminine touch.


45ml Maker’s Mark bourbon

3 dashes grapefruit bitters

Splash grapefruit juice

2 sugar cubes

Soda to top


In an Old Fashioned glass, muddle sugar cubes with a dash of water.

Add grapefruit bitters around inside of the glass. Add ice, bourbon, juice and stir.

Top with soda. Garnish with grapefruit slice and a maraschino cherry.

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