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The Manhattan Cocktail

Keyword Bourbon, Manhattan
Prep Time 3 minutes
Servings 1
Author My Bartender


  • Mixing Glass
  • Long Spoon
  • Strainer
  • Coupe or Martini Glass


  • 2 Oz Bourbon or Rye Whiskey
  • 1 Oz Sweet Vermouth
  • 1 Dash Orange Bitters
  • 2 Dashes Angostura Bitters
  • Ice
  • Luxardo Cherry


  • If you like your drinks extra cold, chill your cocktail glass ahead of time.
  • Build your drink by filling your mixing glass with ice, then add your chosen spirit, the vermouth, and bitters, and stir gently for 20-30 seconds.
  • Strain your cocktail into the chilled glass, garnish with a cherry, and enjoy.