How to Make an Orange Twist

A Orange Twist is usually used to garnish classic cocktail recipes such as an Old Fashioned. Orange peel garnishes are so easy to make and can be used for more more than just cocktails.

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Read on to learn how to make 4 different types of orange twists and different ways to use them.


1. To a cocktail mixing glass, add the tequila, bitters, and agave syrup.


2. Twist the zest over your drink to release its oils.


3. Optional step: run the orange peel around the rim of your glass for extra citrus flavor.

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