By Robert Fulton
There’s a classic scene from Mad Men where Don Draper meets a man named Connie, not knowing that the person he’s talking to is Conrad Hilton. As in the founder of Hilton Hotels. While chatting, Don is busy making an Old Fashioned. The introduction of Conrad Hilton is a pivotal moment for Don and the show, but it’s the classic cocktail that anchors the scene so brilliantly.