Best old fashion is made in a 16-ounce or larger glass with ice. Add 2 to 3 fluid ounces of your choice of one of the following: brandy, whiskey, bourbon, Southern Comfort(R).
For sweet old fashion: use lemon-lime soda (such as 7-Up(R) or Sprite(R)). For sour old fashion, use tangy grapefruit soda (such as Squirt(R)) or grapefruit soda. Garnish with orange slice, maraschino cherry, pineapple, or olives, Brussels sprouts, or mushrooms.