Date Infused Bourbon
1 cup chopped dates
In a jar fitted with a lid, combine dates and bourbon.
Cover tightly and store in a dark place for one week, shake occasionally.
Stain through a cheese cloth or coffee filter.
Store bourbon infused dates in a container with lid for garnishing.
Date Old Fashioned
2 oz. Date infused Bourbon
1 sugar cube
2 dashes Angostura Bitters
½ Orange Slice
In a rocks glass, soak sugar cube with 2 dashes bitter.
Muddle sugar, bitters, and orange slice until sugar dissolves.
Add bourbon and a large ice cube.
Garnish with bourbon soaked dates.