4. Old Fashioned
If you like bourbon with that little bit extra then the Old Fashioned is just the cocktail for you. Sometimes confused with a Manhattan, which scores 187 on the calorie count, this sweeter cocktail has a more palatable 154 calories to its name.
1 1/2 oz Bourbon or Rye whiskey
2 dashes Angostura bitters
1 sugar cube
A few dashes plain water
Place sugar cube in the old fashioned glass and saturate with bitters, add a dash of plain water. Muddle until dissolved. Fill the glass with ice cubes and add whiskey. Garnish with an orange slice and a cocktail cherry.