Back on this date 1774—John Chapman born—otherwise known as Johnny Appleseed-responsible for planting hundreds of apple trees throughout the Ohio Valley during his lifetime. So why not pay tribute to the man with an apple inspired drink—The Apple Brandy Sour!
2oz Calvados or Applejack, ¾ oz. fresh orange juice, ½ oz. simple syrup.
In a shaker filled with ice, add the liquid ingredients-shake vigorously and pour into an ice filled sour glass. Garnish with an apple peel twist.