The Maker’s Mark Orange Fashioned

1½ oz Maker’s Mark
¾ oz Paula’s Texas Orange
2 dashes orange bitters
¾ oz simple syrup 🍯
a wedge of fresh orange
club soda (optional)

In a large old-fashioned glass, muddle orange wedge with simple syrup. Add Maker’s Mark, Paula’s Texas Orange, bitters, and ice. Stir. Top off with a splash of club soda to make a slightly lighter drink.