Bartender Spotlight! John Caraco
John Caraco is one of Saratoga Springs’ best known bartenders. An old school bartender who tended bar for years at Sperry’s and One Caroline, and nowadays at the Inn at Saratoga every Wednesday night. He could write a juicy book of Saratoga bar stories. He’s seen and heard it all!
Johnny’s Classic Old Fashioned
In a lowball or old fashioned glass, muddle a sugar cube, orange slice, Italian marachino cherry, and some Angostura Aromatic Bitters. Then pack the glass with crushed ice. Add some good quality whiskey. And finish it off with a splash of soda.