Drink Recipes Description

We use Madagascan or Tahitian vanilla beans in our cocktails,” says Thomas Wilson. “They are extraordinarily expensive but really make the drink.”


  1. One 1-inch piece of vanilla bean, split
  2. One 1-inch piece of orange zest
  3. 1/4 ounce Simple Syrup
  4. 2 dashes of orange bitters
  5. 2 ounces bourbon
  6. Ice
  7. 1 orange wheel
  1. In a rocks glass, muddle the vanilla bean and orange zest with the Simple Syrup and bitters. Add the bourbon and ice, stir and garnish with the orange wheel.