Bottled Manhattans

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Bottled ManhattansRecipe

Photo: Robbie Caponetto; Styling: Claire Spollen

Garnish this classic cocktail with an orange twist and a maraschino cherry.

Serves 12 (serving size: about 2 ounces)


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2 cups rye whiskey
1 cup sweet (Italian) vermouth
2 teaspoons Angostura bitters
12 orange twists
12 maraschino cherries


Hands-on: 5 Minutes
Total: 5 Minutes

1. Combine first 3 ingredients in a large bowl; stir gently.

2. Funnel mixture into a clean 750-milliliter bottle, leaving an inch of headroom at top of bottle; seal with a cork or cap. Store in refrigerator or in a cool, dark place for long aging.

3. To make 1 cocktail, pour 2 ounces whiskey mixture into a pint glass filled with ice. Stir rapidly for 20 to 30 seconds. Strain into chilled cocktail glass or tumbler filled with ice. Garnish with an orange twist and a maraschino cherry.

Created date

April 2015

Nutritional Information

Calories 128
Fat 0.0 g
Protein 0.0 g
Carbohydrate 5 g
Fiber 0.0 g
Cholesterol 0.0 mg
Iron 0.0 mg
Sodium 2 mg
Calcium 4 mg