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Zacapa Perfect Manhattan

Rum and honey syrup make an unusual but delicious version of the classic.


  • 1 1/2 oz Zacapa 23 Rum
  • 3/4 oz Dry vermouth
  • 3/4 oz Sweet vermouth
  • 2 dashes Bitters
  • 1/4 oz Honey syrup (one part honey, one part water)
  • Garnish: 1 None Orange twist


  1. Add all the ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice.

  2. Shake, and strain into a rocks glass filled with fresh ice.

  3. Garnish with an orange twist.