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Bourbon Manhattan

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You don't need to be in the five boroughs to enjoy this sophisticated tipple.


  • 2 oz Bourbon
  • 1 oz Italian sweet vermouth
  • 2 dashes Angostura bitters
  • Garnish: Cherry


  1. Add all the ingredients into a mixing glass with ice and stir.

  2. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.

  3. Garnish with a cherry.

  4. (If you prefer a dry Manhattan, use dry vermouth instead of sweet and garnish with a lemon twist.).