Classic Manhattan Classic Manhattan

Author: Canadian Living

A whisky version of a martini, the manhattan is making a real comeback.

  • Portion size 8 servings
  • Credits : Holiday Best: 2003


  • 2 cups rye whisky
  • 2/3 cups red vermouth
  • 1/4 teaspoon bitters
  • 8 maraschino cherries
  • 8 strips lemon rind


In pitcher, stir together whisky, vermouth and bitters. Top with ice; stir until well chilled. Spear cherries and lemon rind on cocktail picks for guests to garnish glasses. Strain manhattan into glasses.

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Classic Manhattan