Perfect Bourbon Manhattan Recipe
The Perfect Manhattan recipe is a classic cocktail that has been around for over 150 years. Originally made with rye whiskey, vermouth, bitters, and orange peel, this drink has been a favorite in bars worldwide.
While the original recipe is the most popular, this iteration uses Bourbon whiskey as its main liquor ingredient. With its perfect balance of sweetness and bitterness, Perfect Manhattan is a true classic that will please any crowd.
2 oz. Bourbon whiskey
1/2 oz. Dry vermouth
1/2 oz. Sweet vermouth
2 dashes of Angostura bitters
Add all the ingredients except the brandied cherry into a mixing glass with ice.
Stir until well combined and cold.
Strain into a cocktail glass.
Garnish with a brandied cherry and serve.
It should be served chilled on the rocks or straight up for the best experience.