Classic Manhattan

Classic Manhattan

Prep Time

2 minutes

Cook Time

-  

Serves

1 people

The retro revival of this classic cocktail from the 1800s is made with small batch super premium bourbon and high quality ingredients. A perfect drink to relax with after a day at the office.

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Ingredients

  • 1 ounce vermouth
  • 2 1/5 ounces bourbon
  • 2 dashes angostura bitters
  • 2 fresh cherries

Preparation

  • 1 Fill a short glass 2/3 full with ice.
  • 2 In a cocktail shaker combine vermouth, bourbon and bitters. Shake well until mixed and chilled.
  • 3 Pour mixture into the glass.
  • 4 Squeeze juice from on cherry into cocktail.
  • 5 Garnish with the other cherry.

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