Manhattan Recipe
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This is a substantial drink. A Manhattan can be served straight up in a chilled cocktail glass or over ice in a rocks glass—Taste of Home Test Kitchen
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MAKES:
1 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 5 min.
MAKES:
1 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 5 min.

Ingredients

  • 1 to 1-1/2 cups ice cubes
  • 2 ounces whiskey
  • 1/2 ounce sweet vermouth
  • 2 to 3 dashes bitters, optional
  • GARNISH:
  • Maraschino cherry

Directions

Fill a mixing glass or tumbler three-fourths full with ice. Place remaining ice in a rocks glass; set aside.
Add the whiskey, vermouth and bitters if desired to mixing glass; stir until condensation forms on outside of glass. Strain into prepared glass. Garnish as desired. Yield: 1 serving.
Editor's Note: You may substitute bourbon for the whiskey if desired. You may also strain the Manhattan into a chilled cocktail glass and serve without additional ice.
Originally published as Manhattan in The Taste of Home Cookbook 2007

Nutritional Facts

1 serving: 151 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 2mg sodium, 2g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 0 fiber), 0 protein.

  • 1 to 1-1/2 cups ice cubes
  • 2 ounces whiskey
  • 1/2 ounce sweet vermouth
  • 2 to 3 dashes bitters, optional
  • GARNISH:
  • Maraschino cherry
  1. Fill a mixing glass or tumbler three-fourths full with ice. Place remaining ice in a rocks glass; set aside.
  2. Add the whiskey, vermouth and bitters if desired to mixing glass; stir until condensation forms on outside of glass. Strain into prepared glass. Garnish as desired. Yield: 1 serving.
Editor's Note: You may substitute bourbon for the whiskey if desired. You may also strain the Manhattan into a chilled cocktail glass and serve without additional ice.
Originally published as Manhattan in The Taste of Home Cookbook 2007

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