Pour 2 oz of water in a large Old Fashion glass. Add one heaping tsp of sugar stirring well to dissolve. Add three or four dashes of Angostura bitters with sugar and water.
Add three oz of straight bourbon whiskey (preferably 80-year-old or older and not more than 86 proof)
Add 1/2 oz of cherry juice, fill glass with ice and stir well to chill. Garnish with slice of orange and a cherry.
Cajun Country -- New Iberia, Louisiana