Classic Manhattan Recipe
For this Classic Bourbon Manhattan Recipe, we’re sticking to the basics, quality bourbon, excellent vermouth and a few dashes and drops of bitters to tie everything together. It’s effortlessly sippable as a bourbon- (or whiskey-) lover’s cocktail.
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100 proof bourbon
I use Early Times Bottled in Bond or Johnny Drum
Cocchi Vermouth di Torino
drops Bohemian Bitters
drops spiced cherry bitters
drops orange bitters
Garnish: orange peel and
Combine vermouth, bourbon and bitters in a mixing glass and fill with ice.
Stir until well-chilled and strain into a chilled coupe.
Express the oils from an orange peel over the cocktail and garnish with the peel. Add a cherry if you like.
bitters, manhattan, sweet vermouth
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